New Delhi, Feb. 14 -- : The Delhi High Court on Friday sought a status report from concerned authorities on a petition seeking contempt proceedings against the Delhi government and police for allegedly not maintaining the restrictions imposed on the use of loudspeakers by the Supreme Court.

Justice AK Chawla, who was hearing a contempt petition filed by lawyer Sanjjiv Kkumaar, listed the matter for May 15 for further hearing.

The petitioner has also sought direction to the SHO of Shaheen Bagh to implement the Delhi High Court order dated September 4, 2019, and to the Supreme Court 2005 order pertaining to prohibition of use of loudspeakers from 10 pm to 6 am, "which should not be an issue with Shaheen Bagh people as they have blocked Art...