Punjab to have 5 extra NRI-designated courts; 2,500 circumstances pending
Chandigarh, Might 24
The Aam Aadmi Occasion (AAP) authorities has mooted a proposal to extend the variety of fast-track NRI courts within the state. At current, the one NRI-designated courtroom is in Jalandhar.
Now, the division goals to arrange 5 extra such courts — one every in Bathinda, Nawanshahr, Patiala, Hoshiarpur and Moga.
The Division of Dwelling Affairs and Justice has been requested to begin the NRI courts quickly after discussing the matter with the executive committee of the Punjab and Haryana Excessive Court docket.
Kuldeep Singh Dhaliwal, NRI Affairs Minister, stated almost 2,500 circumstances associated to the NRIs had been pending.
“Underneath the brand new NRI coverage that’s in works, efforts are being made to assist NRIs in each potential method. The mechanism for time-bound redressal of complaints with the assistance of an NRI fee is being labored out. The federal government is on the last stage of formulating a feedback-based NRI coverage,” stated Dhaliwal.
The division is compiling the info of NRI-related income circumstances with Commissioners, DCs, ADCs and SDMs to assessment their progress and monitor the issues on a month-to-month foundation.
A senior officer shall be appointed in every district as a nodal officer to cope with the grievances of the NRIs. Even in Delhi, a nodal officer shall be nominated for such goal.
“An financial wing shall be operational within the NRI Affairs Division. It should help visiting NRIs of their works associated to banks, remittances, tax, property registration (reverse mortgages, succession points, points associated to the Punjab City Hire Management Act, Punjab Safety of Land Tenures Act and Pepsu Agricultural Modification Act, 2013) and different monetary issues,” added Dhaliwal.