SHAHEED BHAGAT SINGH NAGAR
This District was carved out of Hoshiarpur and Jalandhar Districts of Punjab in November 7, 1995. For the purpose of general and revenue administration, the district on the principal of decentralisation of authority in the administration set up has been divided into two Tehsils viz, Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar (Nawanshahr) (including Banga Sub Tehsil) and Balachaur. Vide notification No.19/7 (7-L-R-I/7929) dated 29.9.2008 of the Government of Punjab District Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar (Nawanshahr) has been renamed as Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar.
Establishment of Family Court
Family Court, Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar, came into existence on 15.09.2014 vide Govt. of Punjab Notification no.S.O.159/C.A.66/1984/S.3/2014.