DISTRICT COURTS HAMIRPUR

Hamirpur

 

 

 

HISTORY

 

 

       During the British era Hamirpur was part of princely state of Kangra before independence and was made a part of the Punjab state after independence. In 1966 during reformation of states it was made a part of Himachal Pradesh while being the part of District Kangra.

 

On 1st September 1972 Hamirpur was declared a district and Kangra civil & Sessions Division was bifurcated into two Sessions Divisions that is Kangra at Dharamshala and Una , Hamirpur at Una.

 

In 1985, Civil & Sessions Division at Una was bifurcated and Civil & Sessions Division ,Hamirpur came into existence. Prior to the creation of Civil & Sessions Division, Hamirpur cases pertaining to Hamirpur district were being decided by District and Sessions Judge , Una by holding Circuit Court at Hamirpur.
 

At the time when Hamirpur was part of Civil & Sessions Division Kangra at Dharamshala there was only one court of Sub-Judge 1st Class here . On creation of District Hamirpur the said court of Sub-Judge 1st Class was converted into Court of Senior Sub-Judge-cum-Chief Judicial Magistrate Hamirpur in January  1976.
 

Thereafter as many as four Courts of Sub-Judges were created at Hamirpur,  The requisite details of which is as under:-

 


Sr. No.

Court Name

Year Of Creation

1.

Judge (Senior Division) -cum-Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate, Court No.I, Hamirpur

1990-91

2.

Civil Judge (Junior Division) -cum-Judicial Magistrate 1st Class, Court No. II ,Hamirpur

1981-82

3.

Civil Judge (Junior Division) -cum-Judicial Magistrate 1st Class, Court No. III ,Hamirpur

2003-04

4.

Civil Judge (Junior Division) -cum-Judicial Magistrate, Court No. IV ,Hamirpur

2007-08

5.

Fast Track Court, Hamirpur

2003


 

  • At present the number of courts within Hamirpur Civil & Sessions Division is as shown below.


    • Sr. No.

      Name Of Court

      1.

      District and Sessions Judge, Hamirpur, H.P.

      2.

      Addl. District and Sessions Judge, Hamirpur, H.P.

      3.

      Senior Civil Judge -cum- Chief Judicial Magistrate , Hamirpur, H.P.

      4.

      Senior Civil Judge -cum- Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate, Court No.I, Hamirpur, H.P.

      5.

      Senior Civil Judge -cum- Secretary, District Legal Services Authority, Hamirpur, H.P.

      6.

      Civil Judge -cum- Judicial Magistrate 1st Class, Court No. II ,Hamirpur, H.P.

      7.

      Civil Judge -cum- Judicial Magistrate 1st Class, Court No. III, Hamirpur, H.P.

      8.

      Civil Judge -cum- Judicial Magistrate, Court No. IV, Hamirpur, H.P.

      9.

      Senior Civil Judge -cum- Addl. Chief Judicial Magistrate,1st Class, Nadaun, Hamirpur, H.P.

         10. Civil Judge -cum-Judicial Magistrate 1st Class, Badsar, Hamirpur, H.P.