Bilaspur. The High Court gave a ruling on the PIL by the villagers challenging the. The division bench of Chief Justice P.R. Ramchandra Menon and Justice Parth Pratim Sahu has directed to resolve the case within six weeks.
The forest adjacent to the village Rewadih in Rajnandgaon district is a reserved forest. The Department had removed the check post located here on the grounds of no utility. The villagers filed a PIL, stating that the checkpoint is useful and much needed. There is a tendu leave godown in the area, and also a wood stack. Without check post, tendu leaves and the logs might get stolen. The division bench has issued a directive to the state government to resolve the petitioners' case within six weeks.