Statement showing the Approved strength, Working Strength and Vacancies of Judges in the Supreme

Court of India and the High Courts
(As on 01.12.2014)

Sl.
No.

Name of the Court

Approved Strength

Working Strength

Vacancies as per
Approved Strength

31

28

03

A.

Supreme Court of India

B.
1

High Court
Allahabad

2

33
48

16
27

49
75

20
42

10
23

30
65

13

06

19

3

High Court of Telangana
& Andhra Pradesh
Bombay

06

04

10

4

Calcutta

45

13

58

25

14

39

20

-01

19

5

Chhattisgarh*

06

12

18

04

06

10

02

06

08

6

45

15

60

28

08

36

17

07

24

7

Delhi #
Gauhati *

17

07

24

09

03

12

08

04

12

8

Gujarat *

29

13

42

25

05

30

04

08

12

9

Himachal Pradesh #

10

03

13

07

--

07

03

03

06

10

Jammu & Kashmir #

13

04

17

08

01

09

05

03

08

11

Jharkhand #

19

06

25

09

04

13

10

02

12

12
13

47

15

62

27

05

32

27
40

11
13

38
53

22
26

09
08

31
34

20
05

10
02

30
07

14

Karnataka $
Kerala *
Madhya Pradesh #

14

05

19

15

Madras

45

15

60

35

08

43

10

07

17

16

04

0

04

03

0

03

01

0

01

17

Manipur
Meghalaya *

03

0

03

03

0

03

0

0

0

18

Orissa $

20

07

27

18

03

21

02

04

06

19

Patna

29

14

43

27

06

33

02

08

10

20

Punjab& Haryana # *

64

21

85

31

26

57

33

-05

28

21

Rajasthan$ *

38

12

50

18

10

28

20

02

22

22

Sikkim*

03

0

03

02

0

02

01

0

01

23

Tripura

04

0

04

04

0

04

0

0

0

24

Uttarakhand $

09

02

11

06

0

06

674

310

984

462

167

629

03
212

02
143

05
355

Total

Pmt.
76

Addl Total
Pmt. Addl Total Pmt. Addl Total
84
160
63
18
81
13
66
79

* Acting Chief Justice
# Increase of judge strength w.e.f. 01.07.2014
$ Increase of judge strength w.e.f. 14.10.2014