Administrative Setup

    Last Updated :19-04-2024

    Work Allocated to Joint Secretaries

    1. Shri Jagannath Srinivasan, Joint Secretary

        • Appointment of Judges
        • Setting up of new High Courts/Benches
        • Judicial Standards and Accountability
        • Increasing the retirement age of Judges of High Courts
        • Increasing the Judge Strength of High Courts
        • All India Judicial Service
    2. Shri Pravash Prashun Pandey, Joint Secretary

      • eCourts Project
      • Fast Track Special Courts for cases of Rape and POCSO Act
      • Special Courts for criminal cases involving MPs/MLAs (as per directions of the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India)
      • Finance Commissions
      • Matters relating to CM/CJ conference
      • National Judicial Academy
      • Citizen Charter
    3. Shri Niraj Kumar Gayagi, Joint Secretary

      • Salary, pension and conditions of service of High Court and Supreme Court Judges
      • MOU  in  the  field  of Judicial Cooperation
      • Administration of Acts (High Court Judges Act, 1954, Supreme Court Judges Act, 1958, Contempt of Court Act, 1971, Court Fees Act, 1870)
      • Issuance of Presidential request in case of High Court/Supreme Court Judges
      • Creation and continuation of posts in subordinate courts in UTs
      • Reference regarding State Legislation
      • Use of Hindi and regional languages in proceedings of High Court & Supreme Court
      • Public Grievances
      • Legal Aid to Poor (NALSA)
      • Designing Innovative Solution for Holistic Access to Justice (DISHA) (Tele Law, Nyaya Bandhu, Nyaya Mitra, Legal Literacy and Awareness)
    4. Shri Gaurav Masaldan, Joint Secretary

      • General Administration
      • Establishment Matter
      • Official Language
      • Parliament Work
      • Audit & Budget
      • National Mission for Justice Delivery and Legal Reforms
      • Reengineering Procedures and Alternative Methods of Disputes Resolution
      • Gram Nyayalayas
      • Judicial Infrastructure
      • Pendency Reduction Campaign
      • Enforcing Contracts
      • Ease of Doing Business
      • Rule of Law Index (ROLI)
      • Data Governance Quality Index (DGQI)