Bombay High Court passes suo motu directions after all five DRATs rendered non-functional due to vacancies

Vacancies in the DRT and DRAT offices also contribute to delayed proceedings, not just adjournments and prolonged hearings, the Bench commented.
CJ Dipankar Datta and Justice MS Karnik
CJ Dipankar Datta and Justice MS Karnik

The Bombay High Court invoked its suo motu powers to pass directions to aid litigants who were left without appellate remedy, due to vacancies in Debt Recovery Appellate Tribunal (DRAT) in Mumbai rendering it non-functional.

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