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Gujarat CM inaugurates District Court of Devbhoomi Dwarka at Khambhalia

Gujarat Chief Minister Shri Vijay Rupani and Gujarat High Court Chief Justice R. Subhash Reddy today inaugurated the new District and Sessions Court for the newly carved out Devbhoomi-Dwarka District at the district headquarters at Khambhalia.

The government has allotted 43,000 sq m of land for building a modern court building with 16 courtrooms.

Speaking on the occasion, CM Shri Rupani said the Gujarat Government and Gujarat High Court will for a Joint Committee, comprising bureaucrats and high court judges, to suggest ways for early solutions to pending cases involving the state government as a party, which comes to nearly 70 per cent of all pending cases.

At present, he said, the pendency has come to such a situation that once a litigant goes to a court the judgment is delivered often to the next generation, especially in civil cases. He said there is need to reduce the number of adjournments as well as improving the system.

CM Shri Rupani said that judiciary is one of the pillars of democracy and early delivery of justice is necessary for restoring people’s faith in the system. He praised the role of the Gujarat Chief Justice in his attempts to ensure fast delivery of judgment since he assumed the charge. He wished that Gujarat becomes Number One State in delivery of judgment.

Those present on the occasion included Minister of State for Law Shri Pradeepsinh Jadeja, Energy and Agriculture Minister Shri Chimanbhai Shaparia, High Court Judges Mr. Justice P. P. Bhatt, Ms Justice Sonia Gokani, Mr. Justice A. G. Uraizee, Principal District Judge Mr. R. M. Sarin, District Judge Mr. Makhija, Jamnagar Advocates Association President Mr. B. S. Suva, Devbhoomi-Dwarka Bar Association President Shri Sanjay Joshi, , Jamnagar MP Poonamben Madam, Gram Grih Nirman Board Chairman Shri Mulubhai Bera, Chairman Shri Meghjibhai Kanzaria, High Court Registrar Shri P. R. Patel, Law Secretary Shri Ilesh Vora, BJP District President Shri Kalubhai Chavda, government and judicial officers.

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