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Redress

Compensation for injuries sustained; recovery or restitution for harm or injury; damages or equitable relief. Access to the courts to gain Reparation for a wrong.

redress

verb adjust, aid, allay, alleviate, appease, atone, change, compensare, compensate, correct, cure, ease, expiate, fix, heal, help, improve, make amends, make good, make reparation, make up for, mend, pacify, palliate, propitiate, put right, readjust, rectify, relieve, remedy, repair, restituere, restore, right, satisfy, set right
Associated concepts: legal redress
See also: adjust, award, collection, compensate, contribution, cure, disbursement, equity, fix, habeas corpus, help, indemnification, justice, payment, recompense, recourse, recovery, rectify, reform, reimburse, reimbursement, remedy, remunerate, renew, repair, reparation, repent, requital, resolve, restitution, restore, return, satisfaction, trover

REDRESS. The act of receiving satisfaction for an injury sustained. For the mode of obtaining redress, vide Remedies 1 Chit. Pr. Annal. Table.

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According to the law, first of the two-tier redressal mechanism is to file a complaint in writing to the head of procuring entity in accordance with prescribed procedure while the second is to file an appeal to the KP public procurement authority against the decision of the procuring entity within fifteen days.
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Union Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan told M AIL T ODAY : " Prime Minister Modi wants all barriers broken to reach out to consumers and handover a speedy redressal if one is in need.
Your grievance has been, that Grievance Redressal Committee (GRC) should not decide the matter but they had already decided it, therefore your plea is infructuous" a bench comprising justices A R Dave and U U Lalit said.
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Special courts have been established for redressal of the complaints of the Overseas Pakistan and dispensation of speedy justice to provide them relief, he said adding, all the departments concerned have been directed to facilitate the overseas Pakistanis in accordance with the directives of Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif.
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The website provides a single window for both accessing pension related information and facilitating grievance Redressal of pensioners.