Facebook and WhatsApp sought stay on the CCI’s June 4 notice. The high court had earlier issued notices on the appeals. Court had said it saw no merit in the petitions of Facebook and WhatsApp.
A vacation bench of Justices Anup Jairam Bhambhani and Jasmeet Singh said it will pass an order on the application.
The high court had earlier issued notices on the appeals and asked the Centre to respond to it.
In their fresh applications filed in the pending appeals, Facebook and WhatsApp sought stay on the CCI’s June 4 notice asking them to furnish certain information for the purpose of probe conducted by it.
The court had said it saw no merit in the petitions of Facebook and WhatsApp to interdict the investigation directed by the CCI.
They had also said that CCI’s decision was an abuse of the commission’s suo motu jurisdiction.