History of District & Sessions Judge Court, Jorhat

The establishment of the District & Sessions Judge Upper Assam District Jorhat was created on 15.11.1948 and has been made permanent w.e.f 1st April 1953. The first roll of honour of District & Sessions Judges of Assam Valley, Upper Assam Districts, Jorhat District was Mr.S.K Das, MA, BL. The List available is given below.

SL. No. Name From To
1 Mr. S.K.DAS, M.A, L.B 15.11.1948 24.10.1949
2 Mr. H.DEKA, M.A, L.B 25.10.1949 02.06.1951
3 Mr. S.K.DAS, M.A,L.B 09.06.1951 16.09.1952
4 Mr. B.N.CHOUDHURY,B.L 19.09.1952 09.09.1957
5 Mr. A.HAI,M.Sc,B.L 06.11.1957 12.11.1957
6 Mr. B.D.S.BARUAH,B.L 13.11.1957 26.11.1958
7 Mr. S.K.DUTTA,B.A(CAL)B.Sc.,BAR-AT-LAW 27.11.1958 23.02.1961
8 Mr.B.SARMA, B.L 17.03.1961 20.12.1961
9 Mr. R.MEDHI,B.L 21.12.1961 31.12.1962
10 Mr. D.N.DEKA,B.L 01.01.1963 26.02.1964
11 Mr. B.N.SARMA,M.A,B.L 16.03.1964 27.04.1967
12 Mr. S.C.BARUAH, M.A,B.L 08.05.1967 27.09.1967
13 Mr. S.N.SEN,B.L 28.09.1967 29.06.1970
14 Mr.M.M.RAHMAN,B.Sc,B.L 01.07.1940 15.07.1973
15 Mr. B.L.HANSARIA, MA(CAL), M.Sc.(LON) ,LLB 16.07.1973 14.07.1976
16 Mr. R.HUSSAIN,B.L 08.10.1976 20.12.1976
17 Mr. D.C.SARMA,B.COM,BAR-AT- LAW 29.12.1976 28.02.1979
18 Mr.S.HAUQUE,M.A,L.L.B 18.04.1979 09.01.1984
19 Mr. P.C.SAIKIA,B.A,L.L.B 20.03.1984 28.02.1985
20 Mr. S.M.DEKA,M.Sc.,L.L.B 01.03.1985 17.06.1986
21 Mr. L.BARDALAYE,B.A,L.L.B 16.08.1986 04.05.1987
22 22. Mr. B.N.SARMA,B.A,L.L.B 04.05.1987 04.06.1990
23 Mr. P.C.PHUKAN,M.A,L.L.B 20.06.1990 24.01.1991
24 Mr. P.K.DEV,M.Sc,L.L.B 01.02.1991 17.03.1992
25 Mr. ABDUL MAZID,B.A,L.L.B 27.03.1992 31.03.1995
26 Mr. M.GOSWAMI, B.A,L.L.B 14.07.1995 15.07.1996
27 Md. ABDUL KHALIQUE, B.A,L.L.B 17.07.1996 11.03.1997
28 28. Mr. I.HUSAIN MALLIK,B.A,L.L.B 12.03.1997 17.04.1998
29 Mr. K.C.GAGAI,B.A,L.L.B 19.05.1998 01.04.1999
30 Md. HABIBULLAH, M.A,L.L.B 29.06.1999 31.03.2002
31 Mr. DILIP KR. MAHANTA, B.Sc.,L.L.B 16.05.2002 04.06.2004
32 Mr. DEBI DHAR GOGOI,M.A,L.L.B 04.06.2004 13.09.2004
33 Mr. TARUN PHOOKAN,B.Sc,L.L.B 22.09.2004 31.07.2007
34 Mr. MANIKLAL CHATTERJEE, M.A,L.L.B 01.08.2007 30.11.2007
35 Dr.(Mrs.) INDIRA SHAH,M.A,L.L.B,Ph.D 12.02.2008 17.06.2011
36 Smti. SELINA BEGUM , L.L.B, L.L.M 18.06.2011 07.01.2013
37 Shri ABHIJIT BHATACHARYYA, B.Sc., L.L.B. 08.01.2013 08.01.2014
38 SHRI P.K.KHANIKAR, B.Sc, L.L.B. L.L.M 10.01.2014 31.10.2015
39 SHRI RAKTIM DUARAH, B.Sc, LLB 05.12.2015 29.03.2016
40 SHRI VINOD CHANDAK 08.04.2016 30.01.2019
41 SHRI MADHURJYA NARAYAN 08.02.2019 Till Date


History of Chief Judicial Magistrate Court, Jorhat

The court of Chief Judicial Magistrate with the office was established in the year 1975 and the first judicial officer to become the Chief Judicial Magistrate was R.M.Chakravarty. The records available show that the Chief Judicial Magistrate court started functioning in the year 1970 headed by Addl. District Magistrate(J) before bifurcation of judiciary from executive. The following officers were the head of the establishment of C.J.M Court since inception till date.



SL. No. Name From To
1 Mr. G.S.CHOBEY, A.D.M(J) 1970 1972
2 Md. S.HAQUE, A.D.M(J) & C.J.M 1972 1975
3 Mr. R.M.CHAKRAVARTY, C.J.M 1975 1977
4 Mr. B.N.SARMAH ,C.J.M 1977 1979
5 Mr. P.Kalita, C.J.M 1979 1984
6 Mr. D. Biswas, C.J.M 1984 1987
7 Mr. S.K.Kar, C.J.M 1987 1989
8 Mr. K.C.Gogoi, C.J.M 06.12.1989 09.02.1992
9 Md. A.Khaleque 10.02.1992 17.08.1993
10 Mr. R.N.Saikia 18.08.1993 22.04.1997
11 Mr. R.K.Paul 23.04.1997 31.12.1997
12 Mr. P.K.Saikia 09.02.1998 18.05.2001
13 Mr.P.K.Khanikar 07.06.2001 27.02.2006
14 Mr. S.Dey 06.03.2006 06.02.2009
15 Mr. A.Chakravarty 06.02.2009 28.02.2011
16 Mrs. D.Bhuyan 01.03.2011 10.10.2011
17 Md. M. ALI 17.11.2011 24.12.2012
18 Md. DARAK ULLAH 24.12.2012 10.03.2016
19 SMTI. SHARMILA BHUYAN 11.03.2016 25.11.2016
20 SMTI. RANI BORO 21.12.2016 07.02.2019
21 SMTI. FARHANA SULTANA 08.02.2019 Till Date