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Assam Govt Announces To Withdraw Over 1,00,000 Minor Cases To Ease Burden On Judiciary

The Assam government has announced to withdraw over 1,00,000 minor cases to reduce the burden on lower judiciary. The minor cases also those of criminal nature, and those filed over social media posts. Reportedly, around 4,50,000 cases are pending before the minor courts in Assam. This is done so that the judiciary can focus on bigger issues like rape, murder, etc.

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 05:25 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Assam, Himanta Biswa Sarma, Cases Withdrawn, Criminal and Civil, judiciary

Courtesy: Hindustan Times