Administrative Setup

    Work Allocated to Additional Secretary and Joint Secretaries

    1. Shri Rajinder Kumar Kashyap, Additional 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
      • General Administration
      • Establishment Matter
      • Official Language
      • Parliament Work
    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 G.R. Raghavender, Joint Secretary

      • 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)