MATHURA (UP): In a national level effort to settle pending cases, local judiciary has planned to cover over 51 thousand cases in the Lok Adalat slated for Saturday in the district. Districtt Judge has given a call to all the litigants to take advantage of the Lok Adalat for the speedy justice. "It (Lok Adalat) not only paves the way for speedy justice without spending a single penny but also converts enmity into cordial relations. Our aim is to ensure settlement of all the cases that have been taken up for Lok Adalat," District Judge Dinesh Kumar Singh said. Meanwhile, District Magistrate has ordered the different Government departments to ensure maximum attendance on Saturday. "Every type of facility would be provided to litigants opting to get their cases in National Lok Adalat," District Magistrate Rajesh Kumar said. Special "arrangements", including big pandals with basic amenities, have been made for the litigants. "Two 'May I help you?' counters would be set up inside … [Read more...] about National Lok Adalat tomorrow
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private bus operators' associations in West Bengal on Friday met an expert committee set up by the state government for discussing representations made by them seeking various measures, including a fare hike, for survival of the private passenger transport business. The operators told the committee that running private buses with only seating capacity passengers as mandated by the government for maintaining social distancing norms, was causing operating losses for the owners, general secretary of All Bengal Bus Minibus Samannoy Samity Rahul Chatterjee said. "We also asked for waiver of road tax during the lockdown period since it is difficult for the owners to pay so much, apart from other expenses like bank EMI and vehicle insurance with no income during the period," he said. He said that modalities of increasing the number of private buses in the city and other parts of the state, many of which have not been back on the roads after the lockdown relaxation because of fear of losses, … [Read more...] about Private bus operators associations met expert committee to discuss fare hike
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