Colour Coding (Priority)
In order to accord priority to important cases for monitoring, the following colour code is assigned:
Cases to be monitored at the highest level (ACS /PS/Secys.) Court cases which involve one of the following:
a. Financial implications more than Rs.10 Cr.
b. Policy of the Government (Amendment in acts / policies / orders after cabinet decision).
c. Issues of public importance – (Environmental issues with development implications, PILs)
d. All contempt cases of Supreme Court, High Court, Tribunals.
Cases to be monitored by HoDs besides facilitating monitoring of Red category.
a. Financial implications more than 1 Cr. and less than 10 Cr.
b. Policy of the Govt. (Important policies/orders of administrative dept. with wider ramification).
c. Issues of public importance at district level.
d. All contempt cases of sub-ordinate courts.
e. Court Cases which are pending in court more than 10 years.
Other than red and orange category to be monitored on a quarterly basis.
The above categorization, based on the criteria already mentioned would be done by the concerned departments and the color code would be allotted accordingly.