Justice Rekha Palli granted two days to the Central Government counsel to take instructions on the petition which alleges that on one occasion, national coach Soumyadeep Roy pressurised Batra to throw away a match.
WhatsApp in its plea said the requirement of intermediaries enabling the identification of the first originator of information in India upon government or court order puts end-to-end encryption and its benefits 'at risk'.
The plea, which is likely to come up for hearing next week, said petitioner Manisha Malik and her husband are YouTube vloggers and have visited most of India to capture its beauty and contribute to the promotion of tourism here.
On May 31, a single judge bench of the high court had quashed the office orders of April and August 2020 issued by DoE of the Delhi government forbidding and postponing collection of annual charges and development fees.
Terming as 'somewhat vague' the definition of 'terrorist act' under the stringent UAPA laws and warning against its use in a 'cavalier manner', the high court set aside the trial court orders denying bail to the student activists.