District Court Building, Rayagada

The Rayagada Judgeship was separated from the parent Koraput Judgeship and began to work function independently from 7th July, 2012 with outlying stations at Kashipur, Bissam Cuttack, Gunupur and Kolnara.

The District Court is functioning in the existing Civil Courts premises at Rayagada spread over area of 172149 sq. ft. 12 other courts are functioning in the campus. In addition, the Bar Room, Permanent Lok-Adalat and D.L.S.A. are also functioning in the Civil Courts premises.

On 20th March, 2022 the Chief Justice of the High Court of Orissa in the presence of Justice Dr. B. R. Sarangi laid the foundation stone for a new building complex within the existing court premises. It will be an 8 storeyed building.

The courts of the S.D.J.M. and the Senior Civil Judge are functioning in the Heritage building in the premises.

The Court of Sub-Divisional Judicial Magistrate became paperless on 17th September, 2022.

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

The Judgeship was last inspected on 6th August, 2022 by the administrative Judge Justice B.P. Satapathy.

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

Number of judges in each court

Case Statistics