A National Lok Adalat is scheduled to be held on 08th of December, 2018 under which Criminal Compoundable Offences and other offences in which plea bargain is permissible under Chapter XXII of CrPC, Cases under Section 138 N. I. Act, Bank Recovery cases, MACT cases, Labour disputes cases, Electricity and Water Bills (excluding non-compoundable), Matrimonial disputes, Land Acquisition cases, Service matters relating to pay and allowances and other retirement benefits, Revenue cases (pending in District Courts and High Courts only), Other civil cases including rent, elementary rights, injunction, specific performance suits etc. shall be taken in the National Lok Adalat.
The pre-Lok Adalat sessions shall also be held. Mohammad Akram Chowdhary, Member Secretary J&K State Legal Services Authority has impressed upon all the litigants desirous of getting their cases listed and settled in the National Lok Adalat to immediately contact the Learned Presiding Officers of the trial courts concerned for reference of their cases to the Lok Adalat.