The directions were passed in a circular issued on June 19 after several court staff and judges, who visited the court premises, have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past few weeks.
A call about the fire was received around 9.41 am after which 10 fire tenders were rushed to the spot, said Atul Garg, Director of Delhi Fire Service.
The lawyers closed the main gates at Patiala House and Saket district courts and did not let litigants access the court premises, citing security reasons.
Bar Council chair Manan Kumar Mishra said that the police are 'abusing the judiciary' and demanded government intervention. He also said that the council will also act against lawyers who broke the law.
The court has ordered an FIR against actor Yogita Bali and Mahakshay, who is also an actor, on charges of rape, cheating and causing miscarriage without consent.
The applicant had stated that even when he approached another courtroom, the judge refused to entertain the case citing the excessive number of cases being dealt by the judge.
Tripathi is the fifth AAP MLA who has been arrest since government took power in February.
The clash took place inside a jail van while the inmates were being taken from Rohini Court to Tihar jail.
The assailant has been caught at the spot and has been handed over to the police.
Under the Representation of the People Act, a convict sentenced to more than 2 years imprisonment shall be disqualified from contesting polls.
Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala condemned the protests and said it was attempt to interrupt the legal system.
Former Haryana CM Om Prakash Chautala and his MLA son Ajay Chautala were on Tuesday sentenced to 10 years in prison in the illegal teacher recruitment scam.
11 others, including 3 main accused - Sanjiv Kumar, Vidya Dhar and Sher Singh Badshami - were also awarded 10 years in jail.
The security personnel were forced to lathicharge and throw tear gas shells at the protesters as they tried to break through a barricade.
INLD chief OP Chautala and his son were sentenced to 10 years in jail on Tuesday in the teachers recruitment scam.
Some of them tried to stop the jail van and even climbed on to the vehicle, forcing the driver to stop it.