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UDUMALPET - DISTRICT MUNSIF COURT
 
HISTORY OF DISTRICT MUNSIF COURT, UDUMALPET, TIRUPPUR DISTRICT

            East India company for its Tax-collection’s administrative convenience in Kongu Region which was the western part of Tamil Nadu, in Dhali Palayapat, from 1775 started various administrative offices especially Police Station having company Police Forces. At this stage, the first Civil Court was started at Dhali by the East India Company. The administrative limit of this the extents of land were being form Kollaekal to Karur.

            After this, the administration of the East India Company came to an end, and India was brought into the administration of Britain’s Mega-Queen Victoria. At such stage, proper procedures of Court organization ware constituted and in the year of 1861 District Munsif Court were started. In that year 1861 the First Register of Case Register was created. In it, we received the details of case which were numbered in the years previous to 1861. So, through this, we may confirm the fact that this Court was functioning before the year of 1861.

            Afterwards the above said Court which was functioning at Dhali had migrated to Udumalpet. Previously, i.e., before 100 years, the names of the Street and Lane at Udumalpet in which the court was functioning ware called as Old Munsif Court Lane. The said names are still alive and are being called as so. Afterwards in that old building Forest Range office was functioning and the said building was demolished now only.

            Then, in the year of 1901, the Udumalpet District Munsif Court had migrated to the present building. Through the Registers of Court, it comes to know that form this Court itself, the District Munsif Courts of Coimbatore, Karur,Dharapuram, Palladam, Avinashi are raised, and form those, today, the District Munsif Court that are in various places are additionally raised.

            Through the register of the year 1885, it comes to know that though this court was started during the period of English Colony Administration, the Tamil language had governed as official language of those days. It is the pleasure to come to know the fact that in the Register the entire matters including Numbers are written in Tamil Languages. At the same time, it is said that most of documents, which were being previously, were damaged in dilapidated condition through which the names and details of the Judges who served in this Court can be traced out.

            This Court, Which has the ancient proud, celebrated its function of 150th year Centenary ceremony and the Majestic Court Building celebrated its function of 100th year Centenary ceremony in a special manner on 30.01.2015.

            Date of Court opening is not traceable in records on hand. But, the year of opening was A.D 1861 as per available records.{C}{C}{C}{C}{C}{C}

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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