public health

NEW DELHI: A petition was filed in the Delhi High Court seeking an enquiry as to why the Indian Premier League (IPL) is being prioritized over public health and to direct the Centre, the Delhi government and cricketing bodies BCCI and Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) to stop the matches with immediate effect.

The plea, accessed by ANI, was filed by advocate Karan Singh Thukral and social activist Inder Mohan Singh urging for directions to the respondents to held an inquiry as to why the IPL is being prioritized over public health.