More than 13,000 litigation cases are pending in various courts with regard to education department in various courts, out of which 650 cases need immediate attention. This was given out during a review meeting held by the Director School Education Kashmir, Mir Tariq Ali where all In-charge Legal Assistants of the ten districts of Kashmir were present.
“It was the first ever meeting of its kind in which status of the pending litigation cases in various courts of Kashmir was discussed. Director passed the instructions that work on all cases should be expedited so that all cases are disposed off in a transparent, honest and time bound manner. He also said that no ex-parte decisions should happen and director should be informed about the status of the cases on daily basis”, read an official handout.
The Director said that any slackness, laxity or underhand methods shall not be tolerated. Director School Education also said that such review meetings shall be conducted on fortnightly basis so that the disposal of the cases becomes possible within a reasonable period.