16 December 2019
Cuttack: Chief Justice, Justice Kalpesh Satyendra Jhaveri today inaugurated the HC's new website, 'Justice Clock' and the new Annexe of Orissa High Court here today.
The new website offers manifold amenities for lawyers, litigants and members of the public such as case-related information and gateway to a number of relevant information portals.
It is equipped with advanced security features and aims to be more responsive than its predecessor. The website also comes with the facility of convenient browsing for visually challenged persons.
Justice Clock, a large-sized Video - Information Display System, shall be used for showcasing daily information regarding disposal and pendency of cases in District and Subordinate Courts of the State.
It shall also be used as an additional medium of spreading legal awareness, information about various eCourt services, schemes and any other Court related information envisaged for the benefit of litigants and members of public at large.
In order to address the long-standing issue of space for Advocates practising in the High Court, provision has been made in the New Annexe for chambers or Advocates, Lawyers Academy, Advocates' Clerks and Office of the Advocates' Welfare Trust.
Lawyers' Academy purports to bring budding lawyers in close contact with legal luminaries who shall visit the Academy for sharing their knowledge and experience in the legal profession.
Among others, Senior Judges of Orissa HC, Advocate General of Odisha, Members of the High Court Bar Association and State Government and NIC Officials.