russell sarkar ( Lawyer ) 04 December 2009
Raj Kumar Makkad (Adv P & H High Court Chandigarh) 04 December 2009
if any civil suit is filed then suit is called plaint and if anything in the shape of petition is filed then it is petition and it is wrong to presume that only writ petition is the petition. If keeping in view the facts of the facts any interim application is filed then it is disposed off first.
Rest you contact your lawyer, who shall perform all actions as and when required. If you are a student then consult books on these topics available with you.