Chief Justice of India Dipak Mishra who went to Hubballi to inaugurate the new court complex also officiated at a Special Lok Adalat and disposed of a divorce petition by reuniting the couple much to the delight of their family members.
The couple Jagadish and Parvati had filed a petition for divorce. Chief Justice spoke to the couple about family values, the demerits of divorce and the impact it would have on their four children’s future. He advised them to give up their differences of opinion and to forget about the idea of separation. The couple were convinced and withdrew the divorce petition. The Chief Justice later on distributed sweets to the family.