Congestion and Clearance: The Two Sides of the SC’s Pendency Crisis

DESK BRIEF: The Supreme Court's backlog continues to rise as cases take longer to be disposed of

20th Apr 2022


Court Data

The SC Needs an Uninterrupted 3.8 Years to Clear All Pending Cases

Congestion at the SC sees a fourfold increase over the course of a decade reaching numbers not seen in over 30 years.

Court Data

Do increases in court congestion decrease future institution?

Whether there is a correlation between time lag in the disposal of pending cases and number of new cases filed.

17th Jul 2019