Updated: Jul 28, 2020
By Deeksha Karunakar
On July 25, 2020, Chief Justice of India SA Bobde released an iOS version of Official Mobile App of the Supreme Court of India which will provide information on Case Status, Orders, Judgments, etc., works both on iPhones and iPads.
In addition to English, iOS users can choose their preferred language in the app from five regional languages-Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada.
The app is available from a link on the website of the Supreme Court. The app is free of cost.
As per the statement provided, the search tools in the iOS app include various case lists, case status, daily orders, judgments, updates, office reports, circulars, rules, and the display board system among others.
The circular stated: - “It is a free downloadable App which provides useful up-to-date information of Pending and Decided cases of the Supreme Court. Two different Dashboards viz general information for Litigants/public and personalized information for Advocates–on-record are made available where they can download or share the status links of searched contents,
Search Options include various Cause Lists, Case Status, Daily Orders, Judgments, Latest Updates, Office Reports, Circulars, Rules, Display Board System, and many more.
The app not only provides the current status of searched cases along with judgments in vernacular languages (wherever available) but also facilitates Advocates-on-record to add/remove cases into their account which they wish to follow. Regular update notification and case alters are available on this Mobile Application.”
This app also provides daily update alerts and case updates.
The release further added general information and personalized information for the public and litigants for advocates is made available for the download or sharing of the status links of the searched content.