New Delhi : Supreme Court E filing will now have no printing charges of filing any petition online. Earlier Supreme court E Filing was taking Rs 3 as printing charges for preparing 4 set of petitions. Now only court fees has to be payed online but no printing charges. At Supreme court there is no court fees for Criminal and contempt case. As per IT staff CJI has directed not to charge for printing to encourage E filing . So there is no payment option is coming for additional document filing. This step will encourage litigant to approach SC with lowest litigation charges.
Now the litigants and advocate will prepare petition on Computer and upload it with Supreme court site with least cost. In Physical copy the printing and paper book making charges are high and it cost more than Rs 1000 with court fees.