ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Challenges and the Way Forward

Government as an ‘Efficient and Responsible’ Litigant

In the light of the growing recognition that government litigation constitutes a big burden on both the judiciary and the government, a Draft National Litigation Policy was formulated in 2010 with the objective to transform the government into an efficient and responsible litigant. Following this, the Government of Madhya Pradesh brought out a State Litigation Policy. In this context, the challenges for the government in realising this goal and the factors responsible for increasing litigation and untenable “causes of action” are examined, with broader relevance for the rest of the country.



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Updated On : 17th Apr, 2019

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