Mangaluru, Nov 04, 2016: The Additional Bench of the DK District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum was inaugurated at the Forum’s building at Mannagudda here on November 4, Friday. C V Shobha, Chairman of the Forum inaugurated the Additional Bench.
The inaugural function was attended among others by S P Chengappa, President of DK District Bar Association, Forum Members Lavanya, Rajashekhar and others. Chengappa said the formation of the Additional Bench has fulfilled a longstanding demand. He also stressed the need to set up a mobile bench of the Consumer Court.
Speaking to reporters on the occasion, Shobha said the State Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum has directed the Additional Bench to resolve all the 318 pending cases between 2012 and 2014.
The Additional Bench has functioned from 11 am to 2 pm today and is functioning again from 3 pm till 5 pm and will settle all the pending cases under the leadership of Vishweshwar Bhat, the Additional Chairman.