ShopianA Lok Adalat was held at district court complex Shopian under the chairmanship of Ashok Kumar Shavana Chairman District Legal Service Authority Shopian.
During the proceedings five benches were constituted for taking up cases of matrimonial act, land acquisition, criminal compoundable, electricity bills, bank recovery, etc.
Total 810 cases were taken up out of which 730 cases were disposed of through reconciliation and arbitration and total amount of 4263802 was realised as bank recoveries while an amount of Rs 313250 has been awarded in motar vehicle accident claims and total 10 cases were settled in this regard. For petty offences an amount of Rs 6262200 was realized.
In addition to these 637 number of pre litigation cases were taken up & 627 cases disposed of by reconciliation settlement.
Bar members litigants, staff members, District Officers of District Administration and other prominent citizens attended the lok adalat.
Be Part of Quality Journalism
Quality journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce and despite all the hardships we still do it. Our reporters and editors are working overtime in Kashmir and beyond to cover what you care about, break big stories, and expose injustices that can change lives. Today more people are reading Kashmir Observer than ever, but only a handful are paying while advertising revenues are falling fast.