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Odisha to set up 50 more courts

IANS  |  Bhubaneswar 

on Sunday said the has decided to establish 50 more courts while it has established 170 courts in the last four years.

"Our is committed not only to the cause of justice, but also justice at the doorstep for the people of In the process, new courts are being established every year and during the last four years the has established more than 170 courts," said the

was speaking at the Bhoomi Poojan ceremony of the in Bhubaneswar on Sunday.

of (CJI) Justice performed the Bhoomi Poojan ceremony of the in the premises here.

The said this year, the government has decided to establish fifty more courts, including family courts and courts.

Besides that, the government has recently established three commercial courts to create an investor-friendly atmosphere in the state, the CM added.

Later, of Dipak Misra attending the state level conference on "Juvenile Justice: Issues and Challenges" at the in Cuttack on Sunday.

He said providing employment opportunities to juveniles can help in curbing crime and other offences committed by them and also enhance their self-confidence.

"It is only through proper employment, juveniles in conflict with the law and order be made to return to the mainstream," said Justice Misra.



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First Published: Sun, March 11 2018. 18:56 IST