Plea for setting up of Gram Nyayalayas: Supreme Court issues notice

Shruti Mahajan September 2 2019
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The Supreme Court today issued notice to the Centre and the States in a plea seeking the implementation of the Gram Nyayalayas Act, 2008.

The Act, which is aimed at establishing Gram Nyayalayas at the village level for speedy disposal of matters and access to justice, has not been implemented, Advocate Prashant Bhushan submitted on behalf of the petitioner.

Citing the findings of a report on the subject, Bhushan told the Court that there are roughly 50,000 blocks in the . . .

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