Supreme Court of India: Whether the ‘Administrative Difficulties’ Could Be A Valid Reason for Condoning the Delay in Challenging a Domestic Award Beyond the Statutory Prescribed Period?

Section 5 of the Limitation Act, 1963 of India (‘Limitation Act’) enables the Court to admit an appeal or an application after the expiry of the prescribed period on ‘sufficient cause’ being shown for the delay. Further, Section 14 of the Limitation Act deals with ‘Exclusion of time of proceeding bona fide in court without…