Hyderabad: National Legal Services Authority, New Delhi and Telangana State Legal Services Authority and the Metropolitan Legal Services authority are conducting the first National Lok Adalat on March 9 for settlement of all compoundable criminal cases, N.I. Act cases, Excise Cases, Labour disputes, Matrimonial cases at the Metropolitan Criminal Courts Complex, Nampally, Secunderabad and Errammanzil.
The public, who are involved in compoundable criminal cases, N.I. Act Cases, Excise Cases, Labour disputes, Matrimonial cases, are requested to utilize the opportunity and settle these cases by way of compromise, a pressnote by N. Tukaramji, Chairman, Metropolitan Sessions Judge stated.
National Legal Services chairman has directed the Legal Services functionaries to convene National Lok Adalats throughout the country on by-monthly basis and the first National Lok Adalat this year will be held on February 10 to cut short the number of long pending cases with a Motto not only to reduce the burden on the courts, but also to provide immediate relief to the litigant public.