A total of 658 Pre-Litigation cases and 551 pending cases were taken up for settlement in the entire Meghalaya in the National Lok Adalat organised by Meghalaya State Legal Services Authority in all the districts of the State.
The cases taken were MACT, Bank Recovery, Civil Cases, and Criminal Compoundable cases. 171 cases were settled and an amount of ` 1, 00, 10, 452.50p (Rupees One crore ten thousand four hundred fifty-two and fifty paise) only was settled.
This is done under the aegis of the National Legal Services Authority (NALSA) and under the Patronage of the Hon’ble Mr. Justice Biswanath Somadder, Chief Justice, High Court of Meghalaya and Patron-in-Chief of the Meghalaya State Legal Services Authority (MSLSA) and under the supervision
of the Hon’ble Mr. Justice R. V. More, Judge, High Court of Meghalaya, and Executive Chairman of the Meghalaya State Legal Services Authority.