The Supreme Court on Friday directed all state governments;
And union territories to appoint a dedicated nodal officer
“Despite our earlier order directing all the state governments
to give full particulars of the deaths due to Covid-19 registered with their portal and
“The object and purpose of our earlier order to give full particulars was to see
that at least with respect to those cases which are registered with the state governments
If they have not approached the appropriate authorities for compensation,” the bench said.
“The legal services authority will reach them and see that they make an application and they act as facilitator as a bridge.