Gyalshing, 21 April (IPR): The Court complex and residential bungalow of Civil Judge-cum-Judicial Magistrate at Soreng in West Sikkim was inaugurated today by Hon’ble Justice Satish Kumar Agnihotri, Chief Justice, High Court of Sikkim in the presence of Hon’ble Justice Meenakshi Madan Rai, Hon’ble Justice Bhaskar Raj Pradhan, Judges, High Court of Sikkim and Hon’ble Minister R.B. Subba, Law and Legislative, Parliamentary Affairs, Sports and Youth Affairs and Human Resources Development Department.
The foundation stone for the Court complex was laid down on 30 May 2015 and the construction has been completed now and handed over.
While congratulating the State Government, Hon’ble Chief Justice requested the Government to provide ministerial staff and other infrastructures for the Courts so that justice can be delivered speedily and without any hindrance.
While highlighting on the growing number of cases under POCSO Act, he stated that children are the vulnerable section of our society and it is our moral obligation and duty to protect them.