Subordinate courts, tribunals to resume regular activities from 5 Aug

Subordinate courts, tribunals to resume regular activities from 5 Aug

The Supreme court on Thursday announced restoration of regular activities with physical presence of stakeholders at all lower civil and criminal courts and tribunals from 5 August 5, reports UNB.

A notice was issued in this regard, saying that the Chief Justice took the decision consulting with senior justices of the Supreme Court.

Besides, everyone has been urged to take necessary safety measures at the courtrooms as per previous directives of the High Court Division.

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An ordinance on 10 May allowed the courts to run trial proceedings through video conferences and other digital facilities after the outbreak of coronavirus.

Since then, the courts have been conducting their activities virtually.