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JurisdictionThe State Government of Sikkim vide notification no. 54(103)Home/93/38 dated 5th July, 1994 divided the whole of Sikkim in two Sessions Divisions, one for East and North Districts and the other for South & West Districts of Sikkim with their headquarters at Gangtok. The first Sessions Judge (South & West) was appointed vide notification no. 22/HCS dated 19th July, 1994.Read more...
The local jurisdiction of the District & Sessions Judge (South) and District & Sessions Judge (West) covers the whole of South and West revenue districts of Sikkim respectively. He/She exercises all or any of his/her powers within his/her local jurisdiction as per the provisions laid down in the Cr. P.C, 1973 (as amended till date).
Local Jurisdiction in relation to a Court or a Judge or a Magistrate means the local area within which the Court or the Judge or the Magistrate may exercise all or any of its or his powers under the Code of Criminal Procedures and such local area may comprise the whole of the State or any part of the state, as the State Government may, by notification, specify. [Under Section 2(j) Cr. P.C. , 1973 (as amended till date)]
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MS. JWALA D. THAPA
Ld. Civil Judge cum Judicial Magistrate (Soreng Sub-Division, West Sikkim)
Date of birth : - Place of birth : Namchi, South Sikkim Present post & designation : Civil Judge cum Judicial Magistrate (Soreng Sub-Division, West Sikkim) Date of joining Sikkim Judicial Service : September, 2014 Various posts held as Judicial Officer :Sl.PostCourt 1. Civil Judge cum Judicial Magistrate Soreng Sub-Divisional Court, West Sikkim. 2. Ex-Officio Chairperson Taluk Legal Services Committee (Soreng), West Sikkim 3. Lok Adalat Judge Soreng Taluk, West Sikkim
Educational Qualifications :Sl.Degree/DiplomaUniversity/Institute
1. B.A. LL.B University of Calcutta 2. LL.M West Bengal National University of Judicial Sciences 3. Ph. D (Pursuing) West Bengal National University of Judicial Sciences
Other information / Work experience :
1. Legal Specialist, Pangea3 LLP- Thompson Reuters, Mumbai. (2008) 2. Law Clerk cum Research Assistant, Office of the Hon'ble (Retd.) Justice A. K. Ganguly, Hon'ble Judge, Supreme Court of India (2009-10). 3. Research Assistant, The West Bengal National University of Judicial Sciences, Kolkata (2011-2013). | back | | Former Judicial Officers | | Other Officers & Members |