Rupees 13 Crore awarded as compensation to MACT claimants

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National Lok  Adalat for MACT (Motor Accident Claims Tribunal) cases and insurance claims  was held  today  at J&K High Court Srinagar and at the district  level under the patronage of Justice N Paul Vasanthakumar, Chief Justice, J&K High Court and Patron-in-Chief J&K State Legal Services Authority, and guidance of Justice Mohammad Yaqoob Mir, Judge, J&K High Court and Executive Chairman, J&K State Legal Services Authority.

At High Court wing Srinagar National Lok Adalat was inaugurated by Justice Mohammad Yaqoob Mir, Executive Chairman J&K, SLSA in the presence of Justice Hasnain Massodi, Justice Ali Mohammad Magrey and Justice Dhiraj Singh Thakur, judges of Jammu & Kashmir High Court.

337 MACT cases were settled in the National Lok Adalat and an amount of Rs. 13, 78, 43,561/- was awarded as compensation to claimants.