J-K Chief Justice inaugurates family court in Jammu

Jammu, Apr 22 (PTI) The Chief Justice of the common high court of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh, Justice Pankaj Mithal, on Thursday inaugurated the newly-created family court here.

The event was attended by Justice Tashi Rabstan, Justice Rajnesh Oswal, Justice Sanjay Dhar and Justice Puneet Gupta, among others.

Pertinently, the primary objective of a family court is to effect reconciliation or a settlement between the parties to a family dispute, including providing maintenance allowance to wives, children and parents, an official spokesperson said. PTI AB KJ