There is a detailed procedure laid down, for filing a civil case. If the procedure is not followed, then the registry has a right to dismiss the suit
The Procedure is as follows:
Filing of Suit / Plaint.
In layman's language plaint is the written complaint / allegation.
One who files it is known as "Plaintiff" and against whom it is filed is known as "Defendant"
The plaint has to be filed within the time limit prescribed in the Limitation Act, and should be typed copy, in double line space.
Name of the Court, Nature of Complaint, Names and Address of parties to be suit has to be clearly mentioned.
Plaint should also contain verification from plaintiff, stating that, contents of the plaint are true and correct