Legal SC seeks Centre's reply on pleas against order asking employers to pay wages during Corona lockdown Updated : April 28, 2020 04:08 PM IST The plea states that the government orders passed by the MHA and the Maharashtra government are "illegal, unconstitutional" and violative of Articles 14 and 19 of the Constitution of India. The plea further prays that during the pendency of the plea, the petitioner be allowed to pay only 50 percent of the salaries to its workers. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.