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DISTRICT JUDGESHIP OF JALPAIGURI

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JALPAIGURI DISTRICT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

District Information

1.  Name of the District:                             JALPAIGURI

2. Names of sub-divisions including Sadar :   Jalpaiguri Sadar        

                                                                                Alipurduar

                                                                                Malbazar

3. Area in Sq. KM of the district as a whole and its different sub-divisions:

        Jalpaiguri as a whole 6,063.59 Sq. KM

    1. Sadar                                     : 2245.47 Sq. KM
    2. Alipurduar Sub-division       : 2267.28 Sq. KM
    3. Malbazar Sub-division         : 1150.84 Sq. KM

4. Population (total as well as Sub-Divisions):     Jalpaiguri District 34,01,173

    1. Sadar Sub-division            : 15,53,175
    2. Alipurduar Sub-division   :13,37,575
    3. Malbazar Sub-division     : 5,10,423

5. Literacy rate of males & females (total as well as sub-division-wise):

   

Male

Female

 

Jalpaiguri District

71.10%

49.96%

 

Sadar Sub-division

76.20%

55.60%

 

Alipurduar Sub-division

71.70%

52.20%

 

Malbazar Sub-division

65.40%

42.10%

 

6. Police Stations (total as well as sub-division-wise ):

   Jalpaiguri District 17

    1. Sadar Sub-division : 06 (Kotwali, Bhaktinagar, Rajganj, Maynaguri, Dhupguri, Banarhut)
    2. Alipurduar Sub-division : 08 (Alipurduar, Samuktala, Kumargram, Kalchini, Jaigaon, Falakata, Birpara, Madarihat)
    3. Malbazar Sub-division : 03 (Mal, Nagrakata, Mateli)

 

7. HISTORICAL BACKGROUND :    Nothing remarkable

8. The Distance of any of its sub-divisions from Kolkata and mode of transport / communication from Kolkata:

     

Mode of Communication

Rail

Bus

   

Sadar Sub-division

608 KM

608 KM

   

Alipurduar Sub-division

717 KM

717 KM

   

Malbazar Sub-division

595 KM

595 KM

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District Court Details

9. Number of Courts (total as well as Sub-divisions-wise):

    Jalpaiguri District 27

    1. Sadar Sub-division : 16
    2. Alipurduar Sub-division : 10
    3. Malbazar Sub-division : 01

  10. Names of the Judicial Officers and their respective dates of posting in that particular station:

   

               

Serial No. Name and Designation of the Judicial Officer Date of Posting / if vacant, "Vacant Since" Contact Numbers
JALPAIGURI
1.

Rai Chattopadhyay,

District Judge, Jalpaiguri

01.07.2013

 Office:    03561-230099

                 03561-221667

 Resi.:      03561-230681

 Fax.:       03561-230099

2.

Sri Sukhdeb Singh Anand,

Additional District & Sessions Judge, 1st Court,

Jalpaiguri

03.09.2012

 
3.

Sri Debdas Sarkar,

Additional District & Sessions Judge,

2nd Court, Jalpaiguri, (NDPS)

 

 
4.

Sri Janmejoy Patra,

Additional District & Sessions Judge,

3rd Court, Jalpaiguri

11.10.2012

 
5.

Sri Tapan Kumar Das,

Additional District & Sessions Judge, 4th Court, Jalpaiguri

11.06.2012

 
6.

Sri Arun Kiran Bandyopadhyay,

Additional District & Sessions Judge, Fast Track 1st Court,  Jalpaiguri

 

 
7.

Smt. Ashima Pal,

Additional District & Sessions Judge, Fast Track, 2nd Court, Jalpaiguri

 

 
8.

Chowdhury Hafazat Karim

Chief Judicial Magistrate, Jalpaiguri

02.05.2012  
9.

Smt. Srimyi Kundu,

Civil Judge (Senior Division), Jalpaiguri

02.05.2012  
10.

Smt. Ruth Priya Khaiba,

Civil Judge (Jr. Divn.), Jalpaiguri

   
11.

Smt . Quadira Sultana,

Civil Judge (Jr. Divn.), 2nd Court, Jalpaiguri

   
12.

Sri Subrata Ghosh,

Judicial Magistrate, 1st Court, Jalpaiguri

   
13.

Smt. Indrani Gupta,

Judicial Magistrate, 2nd Court, Jalpaiguri

   
14.

Smt. Manikuntala Roy,

Judicial Magistrate,

3rd Court,  Jalpaiguri

02.03.2012

 
15.

Sri Gourab Ghosh,

Rly. Court, New Jalpaiguri

19.01.2012

 
ALIPURDUAR
16.

Shri Prasun Kumar Bhattacharjee,

Additional District & Sessions Judge, Alipurduar

21.12.2012

 
17.

Sri Somesh Chandra Pal,

Additional District & Sessions Judge, Fast Track 1st Court, Alipurduar

01.04.2013

 
18.

Sri Jyotirmoy Chandra,

Additional District & Sessions Judge,

Fast Track 2nd Court, Alipurduar

01.04.2013

 
19.

Sri Chiranjib Bhattacharya,

Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate, Alipurduar

10.01.2013

 
20.

Smt. Sarojini Ghising,

Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate, 2nd Court, Alipurduar

   
21.

Sri Surajit Seal,

Civil Judge (Sr. Divn.), Alipurduar

16.01.2012  
22.

Smt. Ishita Roy,

Civil Judge, Junior Division, Alipurduar

 

 
23.

Sri Aneek Banerjee,

Judicial Magistrate, 1st Court, Alipurduar

 

 
24.

Sri Nilanjan Paladhi,

Judicial Magistrate, 2nd Court, Alipurduar

13.01.2012

 
25.

Sri Rajib Singh,

Judicial Magistrate, 3rd Court, Alipurduar

13.02.2012

 
MAL
26.

Smt Kaberi Basu,

(FTC Officer on Adhoc Basis)

Additional District & Sessions Judge,

Malbazar

01.04.2013

 

 

 

    11. Particulars about the court building (sub-division wise):

            (as on 28.03.2011)

Name of Sub-Division Particulars about the Court Building (own)
Sadar Jalpaiguri 3 Court Buildings

Date of inauguration - 05.12.1947 and thereafter Courts have been shifted at Nawabari Complex, Jalpaiguri on 20.06.1988

Alipurduar 2 Court Buildings

One of the Civil Judge, Junior Division, Alipurduar and anotherfor Additional District Judge, Alipurduar

 

The Court of ACJM, Alipurduar is running in the office building of SDO, Alipurduar

 

One proposal of permanent Court building in the vacant land by the side of the Court building of the Civil Judge, Jr. Division, Alipurduar is pending for permanent Court building meant for ACJM, Alipurduar

Malbazar 2 rented house at Malbazar sub-division.

Date of inauguration 01.04.2001. One proposal of permanent Court Building at Malbazar sub-division has been made.

 

    12. Names  of different Offices of the Court housed in that court building (sub-division wise).

 

Name of Sub Division Name of the Offices of the court housed in court building
Jalpaiguri (Sadar)

There are 9 (nine) offices.

(1) District Judges English Department,

(2) District Judge's English Department

(3) Judge-in-Charge, Nezarath

(4) Judge-in-Charge, Accounts Department

(5) Civil Judge, Senior Division

(6) Civil Judge, Junior Division

(7) C.J.M., Jalpaiguri

(8) Judge-in-Charge, Forms & Stationery , Jalpaiguri

(9) District Judge's Sessions Department, Jalpaiguri

Alipuduar

There are 2 (two) offices.

(1) Civil Judge, Junior Division,

(2) ACJM, Alipurduar

Malbazar NIL

   

   

    13. Particulars about accommodation for the Judicial Officers in a particular station (sub-division wise):

Name of Sub Division Particulars of accommodation
Jalpaiguri (Sadar)

There are 10 (ten) Residential Quarter for Judicial Officers.

Alipuduar There are 9 (nine) Judicial Quarters
Malbazar Nil

 

   

    14. Sanctioned strength and number of vacant posts of different categories of staff

            (as on 28.03.2011)

Categories Sanctioned strength Number of vacant posts
Group 'B' 18 Nil
Group 'C' 104 45
Group 'D' 114 46

   

 

    15. Pendency of cases (total in the District as well as courtwise in the different categories of staff)

            [as on 28.03.2011]

Sl. No. Name of the Court (Jalpaiguri Sub-Division) Civil Cases Criminal Cases
1

District Judge, Jalpaiguri

332 129
2

Additional District Judge, 1st Court, Jalpaiguri

430 78
3

Additional District Judge, 2nd Court, Jalpaiguri, (NDPS)

473 312
4

Additional District Judge, 3rd (Special) Court, Jalpaiguri

323 288
5

Additional District & Sessions Judge, 4th Court, Jalpaiguri

425 38
6

Additional District Judge, 1st FTC,  Jalpaiguri

23 130
7 Additional District Judge, 2nd FTC, Jalpaiguri 6 110
8 Additional District Judge, 3rd FTC, Jalpaiguri 5 111
9 Additional District Judge, 4th FTC, Jalpaiguri 9 92
10 Chief Judicial Magistrate, Jalpaiguri - 5238
11 Judicial Magistrate, 1st Court, Jalpaiguri - 4322
12 Judicial Magistrate, 2nd Court, Jalpaiguri - 3334
13 Judicial Magistrate, 3rd Court cum Railway Court, New Jalpaiguri - 1533
14 Civil Judge, Senior Division, Jalpaiguri 1282 26
15 Civil Judge, Junior Division, Jalpaiguri 2015 -
Sl. No. Name of the Court (Alipurduar Sub-Division) Civil Cases Criminal Cases
1 Additional District Judge, Alipurduar 538 290
2 Additional District Judge, 1st FTC, Alipurduar 3 126
3 Additional District Judge, 2nd FTC, Alipurduar 5 78
4 Additional District Judge, 3rd FTC, Alipurduar - 64
5 Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate, Alipurduar - 3105
6 Judicial Magistrate, 1st Court, Alipurduar - 1209
7 Judicial Magistrate, 2nd Court, Alipurduar - 1270
8 Judicial Magistrate, 3rd Court, Alipurduar - 1448
9 Civil Judge, Senior Division, Alipurduar 249 29
10 Civil Judge, Junior Division, Alipurduar 1517 -
Sl. No. Name of the Court (Malbazar Sub-Division) Civil Cases Criminal Cases
1 Additional District Judge, FTC, Malbazar 3 63

  

 

    16. Particulars about District Legal Services Authority and Sub-Divisional Legal Services Committees

 

There are two Legal Services Committee at this station, one for Jalpaiguri Sadar, and another for Alipurduar Sub-Division. Abdul Kuddus, District Judge, Jalpaiguri is the Chairman & Sri Pinaki Mitra, Civil Judge, Senior Division, Jalpaiguri is the Secretary of the DLSA, Jalpaiguri.

Alipuduar Sub-division named as Sub-Divisional (Taluk) Legal Services Committee, Alipurduar. Sri Ashis Maitra, ADJ, Alipurduar is the Chairman and Smt. Monjusri Mondal, Civil Judge, Senior Division, APD is the Secretary.

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