Addressing the function, the Chief Minister said the Government of Odisha is committed to provide accessible and efficient legal services to our citizens at the doorstep.
He further said that this is a major step forward in providing access to justice for the people of Hinjilicut. I am sure that the people of Hinjilicut, especially the poor and weaker sections of society, will have an advantage in having this legal facility closer to their homes.
He hoped that the lawyers of Ganjam will make use of this facility to its fullest potential, and reach out to the litigant public to provide justice and fairness.
He thanked the Chief Justice of Orissa High Court and other judges for their support in adding another court to the existing judicial edifice.
Speaking on the occasion from Cuttack, Chief Justice of Orissa High Court Dr. Justice S. Muralidhar said that the High Court and judiciary have been taking initiatives so that there is no delay in providing justice to people. He added that the High court didn’t close down even during the pandemic.
Specifying the steps, he said, Opening of new courts, the appointment of judicial officers, the use of technology and rationalization of cases in different courts, and many other steps have been taken to improve the performance of the judicial system. He thanked the Chief Minister and Odisha Government for the support for the opening of new courts.