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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.

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

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Complaints regarding shifting of complaint office, maintenance of Lines, and other problems were discussed in detailed and redressed. The Open Katchery of Mardan Circle was held at Shah Baz Ghari.
PTA also received 766 complaints against ISPs during one year and redressed all of them while 34 complaints received against WLL operators which were also redressed.
The regulator in its 2018 report on Sunday showed details of complaints received against each service type which included 26,829 complaints received against CMOs during the period and redressed 26,752 with 99.71 per cent redressal percentage.
Various categories of 68 complaints have been redressed against government officers and officials so far.
The OPC was working on fast track basis and so far thousands of complaints of expatriate Pakistanis have been redressed amicably on special instructions of Chief Minister Punjab, Shehbaz
ISLAMABAD -- The Complaint Cell of Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has redressed 34,465 complaints of telecom consumers during one year, showing overall 99.26 per cent redressal rate of total complaints.
He said, now any citizen of Pakistan can lodge complaint against any department on a piece of paper or On Line and the complaint if found genuine is redressed with in a month with out any financial burden.
To a question on Balochistan, he said that there was strong evidence of external involvement in unrest and agitation in the province and grievances of Baloch leaders would be redressed on priority.
Abdul Hameed, Shamim Akhtar, Muhammad Khalid and Tasawar Iqbal residents of Jand complained against the attitude of police on which RPO assured them that their grievances would be redressed. Residents of Injra informed RPO that proclaimed offenders in the area had made their lives miserable and they were feeling unsafe.