Chief justice takes stock of functioning of different Courts in District Baramulla

Information Department

Baramulla, September, 15:- Hon’ble the Chief Justice High Court of Jammu and Kashmir Ms. Gita Mittal accompanied by Hon’ble Mr. Justice Ali Mohammad Magrey, Administrative Judge for District Baramulla today paid visit to Baramulla district and took stock of functioning of different courts including court of sub judge Pattan and Uri as well as Munsif court Boniyar.

They reviewed various facilities available for litigants, lawyers, functioning of the lower courts and overall infrastructure. The Hon’ble Chief Justice while offering patient hearing to the demands of the Bar association Baramulla promised postings of adequate number of judges for district courts and other requisite facilities in the interest of the general public. Expressing her pleasure at facilities available at the district court complex, the Hon’ble Chief Justice stressed for adding more amenities in order to improve the overall justice delivery system.

Furthermore, the Hon’ble Chief Justice stressed to encourage disposal of pending cases through alternative dispute redressal mechanism where both parties may have win-win situation without wasting time and money if their dispute is resolved amicably. The Hon’ble Chief Justice also stressed to ensure speedy, inexpensive and timely disposal of pending cases for litigating public by judiciary.

Hon’ble Chief Justice was accompanied by Mr. Jawad Ahmad Principal secretary to Hon’ble Chief Justice, Mr.Farooq Ahmad Bhat Joint Registrar High Court of J&K, Mr. Rajesh Sekhri Principal District and Sessions Judge Baramulla, Deputy Commissioner Baramulla and other civil and judicial officers.