Dhangadhi: A total of 140 cases were registered in the District Court of Darchula in the last fiscal year 2077/078 BS.
Out of which, 95 cases have been adjudicated and 46 cases are yet to be adjudicated, the court said. It is said that there have been no pending cases for more than a year. The highest number of registered case is of divorce.
Out of 32 divorce cases, 14 cases have been settled. Similarly, out of 12 cases of rape, 11 cases have been adjudicated. The District Court has stated that 140 cases were registered last year although the court estimated not more than 118 cases to be registered in a fiscal year.