|Amrita TV's Kathayalla Ithu Jeevitham: A gift of hope
'Kathayalla Ithu Jeevitham' is the most popular television adalat show in Malayalam.It is the tele-replica of Lok Adalat (people's courts) backed by the Kerala State Legal Services Authority (KELSA), which is constituted to give legal services to the people besidesconducting Lok Adalats. Retired judges, famous lawyers and social workers line-up on the judging panel. Yesteryear actress Vidhubala is the counselor of the show.Here in this show, real life disputes arising in a family or so are put forward, mediated and settled to the satisfaction of all concerned, through a presentation that has the all drama of films while retaining the authenticity of real life. Money disputes, partition suits, damages, matrimonial cases and missing cases have also been considered and majority of them settled in this show, as the scope for compromise through an approach of give and take is high in these cases.