Thanks to Jharkhand High Court Chief Justice Prakash Tatia,eight more Fast-track courts were set up to dispose of cases related with the crime against women in Jharkhand.

One each of these Fast –track courts headed by District and Additional Sessions Judge is to be located in Bokaro:Satya Prakash Sinha,Deoghar:Om Praksh Singh,Dhanbad:Ram Sharma,Maya Shankar Rai:Garhwa,Akhil Kumar:Gumla,Suresh Chandra Jaiswal:Hazaribagh,Shiv Charan Dubey:Jamshedpur and Sahebgunj:Chandra Bhushan Singh.

The decision to constitute the court of the District’s Additional Sessions judge into Fast-track court was taken by Chief Justice Tatia.All cases of women such as sexual assault,domestic violence and rape were transferred to these Fast track courts.

Incidentally,due to the Chief Justice Tatia’s initiative,the Fast –track court for women in Ranchi,the country’s second of its type,was functioning in Ranchi.


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