Dimapur, September 11: The Nagaland State Legal Services Authority (NSLSA), under the aegis of the National Legal Services Authority, on Saturday conducted the 3rd Quarterly National Lok Adalat in 11 district headquarters, organized by the respective District Legal Services and disposed a total of 576 out of 1113 cases taken up.
A press release informed that settlement money involved in the 576 cases amounted to Rs 4,86,00,875. “Most of the cases were dealt on bank recovery and MACT cases,” it stated.
Lok Adalat is one of the alternative dispute redress mechanisms, and a forum where cases pending in the court of law or at pre-litigation stage are settled or compromised speedily and amicably.
NLA is held on a quarterly basis and has benefited the citizens with the privilege of settling disputes at free of cost all across the State, it added. (Page News Service)