Jurisdiction

Page Type

Jurisdiction (Territorial, Pecuniary) of all the Courts in District Almora

1-District Judge

 

S. No

Classification

Jurisdiction

Remarks

 

Territorial

Pecuniary

 

A

Civil Cases

 

1

Regular Suit

Throughout District Almora

Unlimited

 

 

2

Civil Suit u/s 92 C.P.C

--do--

Unlimited

 

 

3

Civil Suit under Copy Right Act

--do--

--do--

 

 

4

Cases under Intellectual Property Right Act

--do--

--do--

 

 

5

Cases under Arbitration Act

--do--

--do--

 

 

6

Cases under Insolvency Act

--do--

--do--

 

 

7

M.A.C.T

--do--

--do--

 

 

8

Election Petition

--do--

--do--

 

 

9

Land Acquit ion Cases

--do--

--do--

 

 

10

Indian Succession Cases

--do--

--do--

 

 

11

Case under Society Registration Act

--do--

--do--

 

 

12

Cases under Hindu Adoption

--do--

--do--

 

 

13

Civil Appeal, Misc. Appeal & Revision

--do--

UptoRs. 5,00,000.00

 

 

14

Rent Control Appeal & Revision

 

Unlimited

 

 

15

Appeal under payment  of wages Act

 

Unlimited

 

 

B

S.C.C Cases

 

 

 

 

1

S.C.C Revision

 

UptoRs. 5,00,000.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

C

Special Powers (Civil Side)

 

 

 

 

1

Cases u/s from 135 to 139 of the Electricity Act

--do--

--do--

 

 

2

Waqf Act Cases

--do--

--do--

 

 

2-Additional District Judge Almora

 

A

Civil Cases

As Allotted by District Judge

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3-Civil Judge (Senior Division) Almora

 

A

Civil Cases

 

 

 

 

1

Civil Suit

Throughout District Almora

Rs. 1,00,000.00 to Unlimited

 

 

2

Civil Appeal

--do--

Appeals from the decree and order of Civil Judge (Jr. Div.) (As per section 22 Bangal Agra Assam Act)

 

 

B

S.C.C Cases

 

 

 

 

1

S.C.C Suit

--do--

Rs. 5,000.00 to 25,000.00

 

 

4-Civil Judge (Junior Division) Almora

 

A

Civil Cases

 

 

 

 

1

Civil Suit

Throughout District Almora

UptoRs. 1,00,000.00

 

 

B

S.C.C Cases

 

 

 

 

1

S.C.C Suit

Throughout District Almora

UptoRs. 5,000.00

 

 

C

Special Power on Criminal Side

 

 

 

 

1

Juvenile Cases

Throughout District Almora

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5-Additional District Judge Ranikhet

 

A

Civil Cases

As Allotted by District Judge

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6-Civil Judge (Junior Division) Ranikhet

 

A

Civil Cases

 

 

 

 

1

Civil Suit

Tehsil  Ranikhet

UptoRs. 1,00,000.00

 

 

B

S.C.C Cases

 

 

 

 

2

S.C.C Suit

Tehsil  Ranikhet

UptoRs. 5,000.00

 

 

7-Civil Judge (Junior Division) Dwarahat

 

A

Civil Cases

 

 

 

 

1

Civil Suit

Tehsil  Dwarahat

UptoRs. 1,00,000.00

 

 

B

S.C.C Cases

 

 

 

 

2

S.C.C Suit

Tehsil  Dwarahat

UptoRs. 5,000.00

 

 

8-Civil Judge (Junior Division) Bhikiyasain

 

A

Civil Cases

 

 

 

 

1

Civil Suit

Tehsil  Bhikiyasain

UptoRs. 1,00,000.00

 

 

B

S.C.C Cases

 

 

 

 

2

S.C.C Suit

Tehsil  Bhikiyasain

UptoRs. 5,000.00

 

 

9-Sessions Judge Almora

 

A

Criminal Side

Throughout District Almora

 

 

 

1

Sessions Trail

--do--

-----

 

 

2

Criminal Appeal & Revision

--do--

-----

 

 

B

Special Powers (Criminal Side)

 

 

 

 

1

S.C.S.T Act

--do--

-----

 

 

2

Drug And Cosmetic Act

--do--

-----

 

 

3

N.D.P.S Act

--do--

-----

 

 

10-Additional Sessions Judge Almora

 

1

Criminal Case

As Allotted by Sessions Judge

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11-Chief Judicial Magistrate Almora

 

1

Criminal Cases

Throughout District Almora

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2

Special Power

 

 

 

 

 

Trail of cases related to economic Offence

--do--

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12-Civil Judge (Senior Division) Almora

 

1

Criminal Cases

As Transferred  by C.J.M

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13-Judicial Magistrate Almora

 

1

Criminal Cases

As Allotted by C.J.M

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14-Additional Sessions Judge Ranikhet

 

1

Criminal Case

As Allotted by Sessions Judge

----------------

 

 

15-Judicial Magistrate Ranikhet

 

1

Criminal Cases

Tehsil  Ranikhet

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16-Judicial Magistrate Dwarahat

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

Criminal Cases

Tehsil  Dwarahat

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17-Judicial Magistrate Bhikiyasain

 

1

Criminal Cases

Tehsil  Bhikiyasain

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