The Judicial activity in Nagaon district has long since been
playing a significant role in administering justice in the district.
The district judiciary is divided into two co-related divisions with
two separate heads. The divisions are known as the "Judges' Court"
and "CJM's Court". The first court, where both Civil and Criminal
matters are judged and decided is headed by the District &
Sessions Judge while the second court, where criminal cases only are
decided is headed by the Chief Judicial Magistrate. Both these two
divisions comprise the district judiciary that is subordinate to the
Hon'ble "The Gauhati High Court" at Guwahati and the District &
Sessions Judge is empowered as the head of the district judiciary as
well as sessions division. Continue...