Delhi High Court has directed the Secretary, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource and Development to ensure that the Chairman of the Copyright Board is appointed within a period of twelve weeks. The Order was passed on 11-2-2016 in the case of Puran Multimedia Ltd. and the case has been directed to be further listed on 31st of May, 2016. Noting that despite amendment to the Copyright Act in 2012, the Copyright Board has not been constituted till date, the Court termed the state of affairs as sad. The affidavit submitted by the UOI was considered by the court but it found that the affidavit did not disclose as to what steps were taken post 30th March, 2015.