CJI rules out complete shutdown of SC amid coronavirus threat
Sunday, 15 March 2020 Chief Justice of India S A Bobde on Sunday made it clear that there cannot be a "complete shutdown" of courts due the novel coronavirus pandemic. The CJI held a meeting with four apex court judges, bar leaders of the Supreme Court Advocates-on-Record Association and eminent doctors, including Randeep Guleria from the AIIMS, New Delhi, to discuss the situation and the steps that can be taken to prevent the spread of the deadly disease.
Pubs and clubs in Irish tourist hotspot Temple Bar have closed with immediate effect amid Covid-19 fears. Publicans in Dublin’s Temple Bar have announced a complete shutdown of all bars and nightclubs with immediate effect.