Court to hear offences against women inaugurated

A fast track court to exclusively hear cases pertaining to crimes against women was on Saturday inaugurated by Justice M Y Eqbal of the Supreme Court, the second such court after New Delhi in country.

Updated: Jan 05, 2013, 18:59 PM IST

Ranchi: A fast track court to exclusively hear cases pertaining to all crimes against women was on Saturday inaugurated by Justice M Y Eqbal of the Supreme Court, the second such court after New Delhi in the country.
Inaugurating the court in Ranchi Katchery premises, Justice Eqbal said setting up of the fast track court would help speedy hearing of cases.

The court was established as a result of an initiative by Jharkhand High Court.

PTI