Judge Magrey and Judge Sanjeev inaugurate e-services in Poonch
POONCH, June 26: Judges of the High Court of Jammu and Kashmir, Judge Ali Mohammad Magrey and Judge Sanjeev Kumar inaugurated electronic services and other facilities at the Poonch District Court complex during their visit to the district today.
Judge Magrey and Judge Kumar inaugurated e-Seva Kendra, Vidhik Seva Kendra and ADR Center at the District Court Complex Poonch.
Judge Magrey, who is also executive chairman of the J&K Legal Services Authority (J&K LSA), in his inaugural speech, asked the judicial officers to do their utmost to deliver justice quickly to litigants and guarantee an effective result at each hearing . He said that providing early access to justice is the primary goal of justice.
“Using modern digital services, litigants and lawyers are able to file their cases with much ease compared to manual filing which is time consuming and expensive. ” he added.
Judge Sanjeev Kumar, who is also an administrative judge of the Poonch District, speaking to the participants, said that the Vidhik Seva Kendra will allow a litigant to take legal action in any court in J&K via the mode virtual and get litigation and business status with just one click. The service will also make it possible to buy stamp papers online, apply and obtain digital signature based on Adhaar, make Mulakat appointments, etc.
On this occasion, the visiting High Court judges also presented emergency aid to eligible beneficiaries of the Beti Padhao Beti Bachao program, hearing aids, wheelchairs for people with disabilities provided by the Department of Social Welfare and checks to the marginalized and vulnerable section of society as part of the ICPS.
Earlier, Senior District and Sessions Judge Poonch Ashok Kumar Shavan delivered the welcoming speech, while Chief Magistrate (CJM) Madan Lal presented a vote of thanks. DLSA Secretary Wajahat Kazmi animated the scene.
The Poonch Bar Association held a separate interaction and presented a brief of claims to Judge Ali Mohammad Magray and Judge Sanjeev Kumar.