Bargarh

District Court Building, Bargarh

With the formation of a separate province of Odisha in 1936, Bargarh district was carved out incorporating the areas of two sub-divisions, Bargarh and Padmapur from the erstwhile district of Sambalpur in March 1993.

The Judgeship of Bargarh was separated from its parent judgeship Sambalpur with effect from 12th July, 2011 and the Court of District and Sessions Judge started functioning at Bargarh with outlying courts at Padmapur, Sohella, Barpalli, Attabira and Bheden.

The Court of Chief Judicial Magistrate became paperless on 22nd September, 2022.

The Court of Chief Judicial Magistrate became paperless on 22nd September, 2022.

Bargarh comes under the DCDH at Sambalpur which was inaugurated on 12th December, 2022. Shri Asim Kumar Dalbehera was the District and Sessions Judge till 15th July, 2022. Smt. Luna Mohanty took over on 19th July, 2022.

The Judeship was last inspected on 11th November, 2022 by the Administrative Judge, Justice Chittaranjan Dash.

Apart from the District and Sessions Judge, the judgeship consists of the following courts.

Number of judges in each court

Case Statistics