IN THE HIGH COURT OF DELHI AT NEW DELHI
BIRENDER SANGWAN ..... Petitioner
Through: Mr. Joginder Sukhija with
Ms. Karuna Chhatwal, Advs.
UNION OF INDIA and ORS ..... Respondents
Through: Mr. Amit Mahajan, CGSC with
Mr. Krishanu Barua, Adv. for R-1 and 2.
HON'BLE THE CHIEF JUSTICE
HON'BLE MR. JUSTICE RAJIV SAHAI ENDLAW
O R D E R
This petition, by way of Public Interest Litigation, is filed
seeking a direction to the respondents to include ?Coronary Stents? in the National List of Essential Medicines (NLEM) thereby controlling the
sale price of the same.
Having heard the learned counsel for the petitioner and the learned
Standing Counsel appearing for the Union of India and having regard to
the contents of the petition, without expressing any opinion on merits of
the case we deem it appropriate to dispose of the writ petition with a
direction to the respondents No.1 and 2 to treat this petition as a
representation and pass an appropriate order in accordance with law
within a period of 3 months from today. The said order shall be
communicated to the petitioner and the petitioner is at liberty to avail
the appropriate remedies available under law for redressal of the further
grievance, if any.
The writ petition is accordingly disposed of.
RAJIV SAHAI ENDLAW, J
FEBRUARY 25, 2015