National Lok Adalat 11.02.2017 : 6.39 lacs pending cases and 2.95 lacs pre-litigative cases disposed of with the total settlement amount of Rs 2886.55 crores  

Funding

 

Sources of Funding

NALSA being the central authority receives funding by way of grantsas deemed fit by the Central Government after due appropriation is made by the Parliament by law for being utilized for the purposes of the Legal Services Authority Act, 1987.

Section 15 of the Legal Services Authority Act, 1987 mandates the establishment of a National Legal Aid Fund by the Central Authority and there shall be credited thereto:
a) All sums of money given as grants by the Central Government under Section 14;
b) Any grants or donations that may be made to the Central Authority by any other person for the purposes of this Act:
c) Any amount received by the Central Authority under the orders of any Court or from any other source.
The said National Legal Aid Fund shall be applied for meeting:
a) The cost of legal services provided under this Act including grants made to State Authorities;
b) The cost of legal services provided by the Supreme Court Legal Services Committee;
c) Any other expenses which are required to be met by the Central Authority.

 

Budget Estimates of NALSA Rs.145 Crores
Grant recieved from Ministry of Law & Justice Rs.67.97 Crores
Grant released to SLSA/SCLSC etc. Rs.60.29 Crores
Other Expenses Rs.35.72 Lakhs
Total Expenses Rs.60.64 Crores
S.No Name of SLSA Amount(Rs.)
1 Andhra Pradesh 3,00,00,000
2 Arunachal Pradesh 83,88,995
3 Assam 2,00,00,000
4 Bihar 50,00,000
5 Chandigarh 2,00,00,000
6 Chhattisgarh 2,00,00,000
7 Goa 50,00,000
8 Gujarat 2,50,00,000
9 Haryana 50,00,000
10 Himachal Pradesh 8,00,00,000
11 Jammu and kashmir 2,00,00,000
12 Jharkhand 2,00,00,000
13 Karnataka 2,50,00,000
14 Kerala 1,50,00,000
15 Madhya Pradesh 1,00,00,000
16 Maharashtra 2,00,00,000
17 Manipur 50,00,000
18 Meghalaya 50,00,000
19 Mizoram 75,00,000
20 Nagaland 1,00,00,000
21 Orissa 2,00,00,000
22 Punjab 3,00,00,000
23 Rajasthan 2,00,00,000
24 Sikkim 75,00,000
25 Tamil Nadu 2,40,00,000
26 Telangana 1,50,00,000
27 Tripura 1,00,00,000
28 Uttar Pradesh 1,00,00,000
29 Uttarakhand 1,00,00,000
30 West Bengal 2,50,00,000
31 Andaman & Nicobar 50,00,000
32 U.T Chandigarh 50,00,000
33 Dadra and Nagar Haveli 50,00,000
34 Daman and Diu 50,00,000
35 Delhi 3,31,00,000
36 Lakshadweep 50,00,000
37 U.T Puducherry 50,00,000
38 Mediation and Conciliation Project Committee 75,00,000
39 Supreme Court Legal Services Committee 2,50,00,000