Consider the following statements about Nyaya Panchayats:
- Nyaya Panchayats are guided by the principles of natural justice rather than procedures laid down by Code of Civil Procedure
- Nyaya Panchayats can hear only civil cases and not criminal cases
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
Second statement is incorrect because Nyaya Panchayats can here both civil and criminal cases.
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