Jagatsinghpur

District Court Building, Jagatsinghpur

After its separation from the parent Judgeship of Cuttack, the Judgeship of Jagatsinghpur started functioning from 17th May, 2013 with outlying stations at Paradeep, Kujang and Tirtol.

The new District Court building constructed by the OSPH & WC at an estimated cost of Rs. 19.86 Crores was inaugurated on 2nd November, 2019. It is functioning in a new building. There are 15 Court rooms in the building. It has various facilities like the Bar Hall, ramp for disabled persons, conference hall.

The Court of Senior Civil judge (LR & LTV) became paperless on 17th September, 2022.

Jagatsinghpur comes under the DCDH at Cuttack which was inaugurated on 12th December, 2022.

The Construction of C-Type Residential quarters for Sr. Civil Judge (Women’s Court) at Jagatsinghpur was completed on 8th September, 2022 by OSPH & WC Ltd. at an estimated cost of Rs. 71.17 Lakhs. Construction of C-Type Residential quarters for Secretary, DLSA at Jagatsinghpur was completed on 8th September, 2022 at an estimated cost of Rs. 71.17 Lakhs, which was also executed by the OSPH & WC Ltd.

Shri Anup Kumar Chandan was the District & Session Judge throughout the year.

The Judgeship was last inspected on 15th October, 2022 by the Administrative Judge Mr. Justice S. Talapatra.

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

Number of judges in each court

Case Statistics

*Closing Balance changed due to physical verification