Kohima: The National Lok Adalat settled 110 cases of disputes/matters/cases across Nagaland on Saturday.
The Legal Services Institution organised the National Lok Adalat in Nagaland along with the rest of the country. The District Legal Services Authorities (DLSAs) constituted ten Lok Adalat sitting benches in ten district headquarters across Nagaland.
In total, 363 disputes/matters/cases were listed for the National Lok Adalat. This included cases in the pending stage and the pre-litigation stage, mostly related to bank recovery, criminal compoundable cases and motor accident cases tribunal.
Through arbitration, conciliation and amicable efforts, the benches settled 110 disputes and cases, the NSLSA informed.
The NSLSA also informed that the total settlement amounted to Rs 1,18,52,562. The settlement amount is a figure mutually agreed upon between the litigants (or) parties involved in a dispute. Settlement amount also includes the fine money, bank recovery money, money suits, compensation money, etc.
The sitting was organised in Dimapur, Kohima, Longleng, Kiphire, Mokokchung, Mon, Wokha, Phek, Peren and Zunheboto.