Chandigarh

1881 cases were disposed off by Chandigarh State Legal Services Authority

April 23, 2018 05:51 PM

Punjab News Express/Y.S.Rana
CHANDIGARH: A total of 1881 cases were disposed off in the Chandigarh under the able guidance of Mr. Justice Shiavax Jal Vazifdar, Chief Justice, Punjab and Haryana High Court and Patron-in-Chief,  State Legal Services Authority, U.T. Chandigarh, Hon'ble Mr. Justice Surya Kant, Executive Chairman, State Legal Services Authority, Chandigarh and Hon’ble Mr. Justice A.B. Chaudhari, Judge, Punjab and Haryana High Court, Administrative Judge, Chandigarh Sessions Division, National Lok Adalat was organized in the District Court, Sector 43, Chandigarh here on Sunday.   

which include 25 Criminal Compoundable cases involving an amount of Rs.13,700/-, 627 cases under Section 138 of N.I.Act involving an amount of Rs.4,24,51,634/-, 7 Motor Accident Claim cases involving an amount of Rs.43,50,000/-, 28 cases of labour disputes involving a settlement amount of Rs.15,31,700/- 18 Matrimonial/Family Disputes, 53 Civil Suits and Rent Cases involving an amount of Rs.5,92,600/-, 52 Executions involving an amount of Rs.2,53,09,565/-, 02 Criminal Revision, 18 Criminal Misc., 23 Civil Misc., 34 Arbitration cases, 06 Criminal Appeals, 02 Civil Appeals/Rent Appeals/MCA, 25 Untrace, 7 cases of Guardian & Succession Act cases involving an amount of Rs.1,49,81,974/-,  16 cases of 125 Cr.P.C., 10 cases of D.V. Act were disposed of,  58 cases relating to Registrar of Companies Act and Shop Act Cases, 559 Traffic Challans were disposed of by imposing a fine of Rs.4,18,000/-, 01 other Act Case and 310 cases involving an amount of Rs.20,94,995/- were disposed of by Permanent Lok Adalat (Public Utility Services).  In addition to this 238 pre-litigative cases involving an amount of Rs.2,95,38,403/- were also settled.     

Eleven Benches headed by the serving Judicial Officers were constituted in the District Courts, Sector-43, Chandigarh. Criminal Compoundable cases, cases under Section 138 of N.I.Act, Bank Recovery cases, MACT Cases, Matrimonial Disputes, Labour Disputes, Arbitration matters, other Civil Cases, Municipal Matters and Traffic Challans were taken up and disposed off with the consent of the parties. Sh.Balbir Singh, District & Sessions Judge-cum-Chairman, District Legal Services Authority, Chandigarh, Sh.Mahavir Singh, Member Secretary, State Legal Services Authority, U.T., Chandigarh and Sh.Amarinder Sharma, Secretary, DLSA, Chandigarh also visited the benches of District Courts Complex, Chandigarh and pursued the cases for amicable settlement.

Mahavir Singh, Member Secretary, State Legal Services Authority, U.T., Chandigarh and Sh.Amarinder Sharma, Secretary, DLSA, Chandigarh, thanked the general public for making this Lok Adalat a success and further appealed to resolve their disputes through the Lok Adalats as it provides quick and economical justice.


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