05 JANUARY, 2017 (MAINS)

TODAYS ANSWER WRITING CHALLENGE FROM GS- II

Q1. Alternative dispute resolution mechanisms such as mediation, conciliation, arbitration, Lok Adalats etc. are seen as a viable alternative to the conventional court litigation. Discuss the extent to which Alternate Dispute Resolution mechanisms have evolved in India. Can they be a permanent solution to resolve the huge pendency of cases on the judiciary?

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