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Report No. 124

Classification of Civil Cases Pending in the High Courts as on 31-12-1985 in Terms of Period of Pendency

Types of Cases

Less than 1 year

1 to 2 years

2 to 3 years

3 to 4 years

4 to 5 years

5 to 6 years

6 to 7 years

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

Original Side

1.

Civil Suits

6220

5158

4016

3433

2988

2398

2242

2.

Testamentary & Intestate suits

169

105

87

53

31

26

21

3.

Insolvency cases

231

106

61

48

14

15

1

4.

Liquidation cases

772

245

238

117

64

71

57

5.

Chartered Accountant Act

..

..

..

..

..

2

3

6.

Writ Petition

(a) Service matters

23235

17141

14262

10424

6473

4107

2218

(b) Land Reforms including land ceilings

8538

6280

6772

11792

4851

1690

1212

(c) Labour laws

4405

3829

3363

2037

1603

776

330

(d) Others

63642

44631

38801

32397

22667

15415

9035

6A.

Banking Companies Act

1

..

..

..

..

..

..

7.

Company petitions and application

3559

1431

2377

881

788

1262

363

8.

Income-tax references and applications

5424

5068

3425

3984

3237

2658

2336

9.

Sales-tax reference and applications

1011

825

721

735

822

628

385

10.

Other direct and indirect tax reference and applications

1170

1045

949

709

323

392

352

11.

Petition under Indian Arbitration Act

1930

1041

668

440

564

278

373

12.

Land Acquisition references

8

34

55

44

43

38

36

13.

Matrimonial cases

167

68

29

14

13

2

3

14.

Election Petition

296

61

33

3

1

18

..

15.

Other Petitions

39744

25651

13241

6671

3463

1605

889

16.

Total

160012

112729

89101,

73787

47952

31577

19993

Appellate Side

17.

Original side appeals

1288

1198

1011

1028

670

456

340

18.

Letter patent appeals

2537

1309

1019

753

502

470

174

19.

First appeals

14982

13292

11144

11217

8605

7913

5692

20.

Second appeals

15456

12247

11075

11038

10294

8640

6492

21.

Misc. First and Second appeals

10702

8685

7005

5674

3973

2436

1653

22.

Revision Petitions

39632

32220

26065

18139

13252

10924

10372

23.

Miscellaneous Petitions

73737

43016

27794

21467

9790

6096

2933

24.

Others

20561

12080

6157

4326

2390

1173

600

25.

Total

178695

124047

91370

73542

49476

38108

28259

26.

Grand Total (16+25) of Civil Cases

335853

236776

180471

147329

97428

69685

48252


Types of Cases

7 to 8 years

8 to 9 years

9 to 10 years

Over 10 years

Total years

1

9

10

11

12

13

Original Side

1

1524

1210

1034

4148

34371

2

9

5

3

3

512

3.

3

6

2

15

502

4

75

1015

26

66

1746

5

...

4

1

1

14

6

Writ Petition

(a)

850

425

249

177

79561

(b)

450

372

83

84

41732

(c)

180

179

82

78

16862

(d)

4605

2909

2706

4555

241363

6A.

...

...

...

3

4

7

174

81

62

115

11093

8

1495

1013

743

437

29847

9

115

54

72

31

5399

10

237

205

155

142

5681

11

321

295

292

317

6519

12

50

40

19

37

404

13

1

2

..

5

304

14

...

...

...

...

412

15

Other Petitions

532

464

414

441

90471

16

Total

10621

7279

5945

10655

569651

Appellate Side

17

295

146

115

244

6791

18

122

81

51

166

7184

19

4543

3386

1964

5680

88418

20

5027

4188

3039

5461

92957

21

1368

696

457

1433

44082

22

2177

3036

2375

5173

163165

23

3131

1324

500

1113

189901

24

394

161

103

258

48206

25

Total

16057

13018

8604

19528

640704

26

Grand Total (16+25) of Civil Cases

26678

20297

14549

30183

1210355



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