Mangan is the headquarter of North Sikkim and is approximately 65 kms away from the State capital at Gangtok. The district is the largest of the four district of Sikkim. The district headquarter which is about 2,000 feet (610m) above sea level. Area of North district is 4,226 km2. North Sikkim is the seventh least populous district in the country. North Sikkim had population of 43, 709 of which male and female were 24,730 and 18,979 respectively. Mangan is known as the Cardamon Capital of the world. The region has many power projects and enjoys uninterrupted electricity. North Sikkim is divided into two sub-divisions, namely Chungthang and Mangan. Civil Court at Mangan was inaugurated on 10th August 1996 by Hon'ble Justice Mr. K.M. Agarwal. The Lok Adalat at North District, Mangan was inaugurated by Hon'ble Justice Mr. Anup Deb, Acting Chief Justice, High Court of Sikkim on the 6th day of November 1998. At present District & Sessions Court, North Sikkim is located at Pentok, Mangan with coordinates Latitude 27.490775 / Longitude 88.532683.
Hon'ble Judges stationed in the District & Sessions Court;
- Mr. N.G Sherpa - District & Sessions Judge,
- Ms. Subarna Rai - Chief Judicial Magistrate and
- Mr. Jabyang Dorjee Sherpa - Civil Judge-cum-Judicial Magistrate.
There also exists Special Courts under POCSO Act 2012, Court under Sikkim Anti Drugs Act, Motor Accidents Claim Tribunal in the district. District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum is also located at Mangan.
Hon'ble Judge stationed in the Sub-Divisional Court (Chungthang);
- Mr. Jabyang Dorjee Sherpa - Civil Judge-cum-Judicial Magistrate (I/C).
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