For those who have no access to technology, courts simply don’t exist during COVID-19: CJI SA Bobde

The CJI said that pre-litigation mediation is the only way out to tackle pendency, particularly the spike in cases which will be seen post COVID-19.
Chief Justice of India SA Bobde
Chief Justice of India SA Bobde

The shutdown of physical functioning of courts caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has spurred a different breed of inequality, wherein people without access to technology effectively lost access to justice, Chief Justice of India SA Bobde said on Thursday.

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