Lok Adalat held at Campbell Bay

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8 Apr 2017

The District Legal Services Authority, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, held National Lok Adalat at the JMFC Court building here on Saturday. Around 39 pre-litigation disputes pertaining to bank loans, excise cases etc were placed before Justice Inderjit Chakraborty, Judicial Magistrate First Class, during the Lok Adalat for disposal. Around 39 pre-litigation disputes were disposed of the excise cases realizing an amount of Rs 11,800 while bank loan disputes were settled between the parties realizing an amount of Rs 8000.
Earlier, Justice Inderjit Chakraborty urged disputing parties to approach the Lok Adalat before entering into the doorstep of the court. He also elaborated how the litigants will be benefited if their disputes and/or cases are settled and disposed at the instance of Lok Adalat.