High Court dismisses plea seeking establishment of village courts across J&K

Jammu and Kashmir High court has dismissed Public Interest litigation (PIL) seeking setting up of village courts across Jammu and Kashmir.

A division bench of Chief justice Gita Mittal dismissed the plea after senior advocate RA Jan drew its attention to schedule–V of the Provisions of Jammu and Kashmir Re-organisation Act-2019, whereby the Delhi Adalats Act-2013 has been repealed.