Ministry of Law and Justice - Question Hour - Budget Session - March 2023

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All India

2013 - 2023


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These data sets are curated from the replies of the Minister of Law and Justice in the Question Hour Session of the Parliament, in the recently concluded budget session-March 2023. The data covers important aspects of Law and Justice in India such as the judicial vacancies and pendency, the social background of the judges, the functioning of fast-track courts, Pendency in POCSO cases, the status of Gram Nyayalayas, statistics on under-trial prisoners, and Government litigation.


Vacancies in Tribunals

The sanctioned strength and vacancies for the posts of Chairman/President and other adjudicating members of the Tribunals under the Government of India.


Pendency in District courts

State-wise details of pendency in District and Subordinate Courts as of 31-12-2022.


Pendency in POCSO cases

State-wise pendency of POCSO cases as of January 2023 and disposal of cases by Fast track Special Courts.


Status of Undertrial Prisoners

State-wise statement of the number of Under-trial prisoners and a statement regarding number of cases pending in the various Courts


Functioning of Fast track Courts

Details of the number of Fast Track Special Courts functioning in the country and funds allocated during the last three years


Status of Grama Nyayalayas

The State-wise status of Gram Nyayalayas- Notified-Operationalised and Amounts released.


Government Litigation and Expenditure

Government Litigation- Cases of Central Government Ministries/Departments pending in various courts and the expenditure incurred by the Government for the same.


Social background of Judges appointed to High ...

The Social background (caste and gender) of judges appointed to various High Courts in the Country since 2018.


Vacancies in High Courts and District Courts ...

Sanctioned strength and Vacancies of judge posts in High Courts and lower judiciary as on March 2023