Vacant posts in courts will be filled up soon: HC Chief Justice RS Chauhan...

Karimnagar: Chief Justice of Telangana High Court Justice Raghvendra Singh Chauhan said that all vacant posts in different courts would be filled up soon and the recruitment process would be completed by January second week..

He was inaugurating the POCSO and family court buildings on the district court premises here on Saturday. Justice Chauhan said the High Court had written to the government for allotment of 10 to 15 acres of land for construction of an Advocates’ Academy.

The Chief Justice said people should be aware of their constitutional responsibilities as well as their rights. Development of the State was possible only with coordinated efforts by all sections including employees, advocates and others.

On the pendency of cases in Karimnagar court, he said 762 civil, 20 criminal and 80 other cases were pending in last 10 years. Chief Justice wanted judges and lawyers to take steps to clear pending cases on a fast track mode. There was a possibility to settle cases through Lok Adalat, he said.

He said construction of a single court complex in Karimnagar would be taken up as various courts were functioning from different buildings. Principal District Sessions Judge Anupama Chakravarthi, Karimnagar administrative judge Challa Kodandaram, Karimnagar High Court Judge Naveen Rao, District Collector Sarfaraz Ahmed, State Bar Association member K Laxman Kumar, District Bar Association president Raj Kumar, judges and lawyers participated in the programme..

Sources : Telangana Today