Khurda

District Court Building, Khurda

The Judgeship of Khurda was inaugurated on 1st May, 1997, after being bifurcated from the Judgeship of Puri. It has 10 outlying stations at Khurda, Khurda Road, Banpur, Tangi, Jatni and Chilika with 45 Courts functioning under it.

The present District Court building at Bhubaneswar was inaugurated in 1980. The extended CBI court building and the Fast Track Court building were inaugurated in 2002 and 2003 respectively.

Shri Ramsankar Hota was the District and Sessions Judge till 15th July, 2022 and Shri Nisith Nisank took over on 18th July, 2022.

A new Family Court was inaugurated on 2nd September, 2022.

The Court of J.M.F.C.(O) is functioning as paperless courts since 17th September, 2022. A new state-of-the-art building complex is coming up on the adjacent plot. The building is expected to be ready in all respects by 31st March, 2023.

Khorda comes under the DCDH at Cuttack which was inaugurated on 12th December, 2022 in virtual mode by the Chief Justice of India.

The Judgeship was last inspected on 19th November 2022 by the administrative Judge 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