Alexa Tk 1,65 crore for Law and Justice Division in FY2  

Dhaka, Tuesday   23 July 2019

Tk 1,650 crore for Law and Justice Division in FY20 

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 05:37 PM, 13 June 2019   Updated: 09:25 PM, 13 June 2019

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Finance Minister A H M Mustafa Kamal proposed Tk 1,650 crore for Law and Justice Division, of which Tk 1,196 crore was proposed for operating expenditure and Tk 454 crore for development expenditure.

“A cyber tribunal has been established in Dhaka for ensuring speedy and effective judgment of the offenses committed under the Information and Communication Technology Act,” the minister said unveiling the fiscal year 2019-20 (FY20) budget in the Jatiya Sangsad on Thursday. 

“Establishment of seven more tribunals in seven divisional towns is underway,” he informed. 

“Renovation and construction work of 4 chambers in the Appellate Division and 30 chambers including ejlash will be completed for enhancing the capacity of the Appellate Division,” the finance minister’s budget speech read.

“All activities of the Supreme Court and subordinate courts will be brought under the automated networking system. Present status, hearing the date, result and complete judgment of all trial cases in the jurisdiction of subordinate courts will be published in the website regularly,” it added.

The finance minister also proposed Tk 35 crore for Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division for fiscal 2019-20.

Meanwhile, Tk 195 crore was proposed for Supreme Court in the budget.