Jharkhand Assembly on 8 January 2015 unanimously adopted a resolution urging state government to send a proposal to Union Government for setting up a bench of the Jharkhand High Court in Dumka.
Dumka is the sub-capital of Jharkhand.
The resolution was initiated by Parliamentary Affairs Minister C P Singh after JMM MLA Stephen Marandi raised the demand.
Speaker Dinesh Oraon adopted the resolution. The state will submit a proposal to the Union Government with a request for necessary action.
When: 8 January 2014