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Minister: Supreme Court disposed of over 335,000 cases since 2009

  • Published at 09:16 pm February 1st, 2018
Minister: Supreme Court disposed of over 335,000 cases since 2009
The Appellate and the High Court divisions of the Supreme Court disposed of 335,264 cases from January 1, 2009 to January 1, 2016, the law minister told the parliament on Thursday. Replying to a starred question from treasury bench member Didarul Alam, Anisul Huq said the Appellate Division settled a total of 38,752 cases - 29,625 being civil suits and 9,037 being criminal ones and 90 civil type cases from January 1, 2009 to April 3, 2016. The High Court Division disposed of 296,512 cases including 35,492 civil suits, 189,364 criminal cases and 71,656 cases civil in nature during that period, said the minister.