Keonjhar

District Court Building, Keonjhar

The judgeship of Keonjhar was separated from the Mayurbhanj judgeship on 28th February, 1982 and has seven outlying stations at Anandapur, Ghasipura, Hatadihi, Champua, Telkoi and Barbil. Initially, the Court functioned at the Collectorate building and was shifted to a new building on 21st April, 2004.

There are 14 Court rooms in the building. It has facilities like e-SewaKendra, e-Filing Centre, e-Meeting help desk, video conferencing room and e-Kiosk.

The Construction of Court Building Gram Nyayalaya at Ghasipura was completed on 30th March, 2022 by OSPH & WC Ltd.(Odisha State Police Housing & Welfare Corporation Ltd.) at an estimated cost of Rs. 4.88 Crores. Construction of C-Type residential quarters for Sr. Civil Judge at Anandpur was completed on 25th April, 2022 by OSPH & WC Ltd. at an estimated cost of Rs. 59.41 Lakhs.

The Court of District and Sessions Judge became paperless on 17th September, 2022.

Shri Chittaranjan Mohapatra was the District judge throughout the year.

The Judgeship was last inspected on 23rd September, 2022 by the Administrative Judge, Justice B.P. Routray.

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