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IN THE HIGH COURT OF PUNJAB AND HARYANA AT CHANDIGARH

NOTIFICATION
No.17 Gaz.I/VI.F.2, Dated: Chandigarh the 02/02/2008.

Applications are invited for selection of 21 (Twenty one) candidates (10 from General Category, 6 from Scheduled Caste Category, 2 from Backward Class Category, 1 from B.C. (Ex-Serviceman) category, 1 from Ex-Serviceman (General) category and 1 from Physically Challenged Category of Locomotor or Orthopaedic Disability, for appointment to Punjab Superior Judicial Service by direct recruitment, in the State of Punjab through competitive examination under Rule 7(3)(c) of Superior Judicial Service Rules, 2007. The number of posts will be subject to variation. Any person who has

attained the age of Thirty Five years but has not attained the age of Forty Five years as on the last date of submission of applications (in the case of Scheduled Castes/Backward Classes, the upper age limit is relaxable by five years; in the case of Ex-Serviceman, the upper age limit is relaxable by number of years equal to his defence service plus 3 years and in the case of Physically Challenged persons, the upper age limit is relaxable by ten years) and who has been duly enrolled as an Advocate and has practised for a period not less than Seven years as on the last date of submission of applications i.e. 03.03.2008, may apply to the Registrar General, High Court of Punjab and Haryana, Chandigarh not later than 03.03.2008 strictly as per the following format :Paste your recent passport size photograph here i) ii) iii) iv) Name (In Block Letter) Father's/Husband's Name: Nationality : Date of Birth : (Attested copy of Matriculation or equivalent examination certificate to be attached.) Actual age as on(the last date of submission of applications) i.e. 03.03.2008. Academic qualifications, with distinction attained, if any (Attested copies of

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ix) x) xi) xii) xiii) xiv) xv) Do you belong to Physically Challenged Category of Locomotor or Orthopaedic Disability? If 'Yes'.g. (Attach certificate of experience at the Bar issued by the President of the concerned Bar and counter signed by the District Judge in case of District and Sub-Division Bar. Details of Examination passed: Sr. as prescribed in Punjab Recruitment of Ex-Serviceman Rules.) Practice details as an Advocate. (i) mention your Sub-Caste. (mentioning Post Office. give details. Whether the candidate ever arrested/detained in police or judicial Custody or ordered to be bound down in security proceedings or convicted for any offence. Sub-Division.) Full Postal Address (In Block Letters). Date of Enrolment. 1982. Do you have more than one living spouse ? Marks obtained in matriculation examination with Punjabi as one of the compulsory or elective subjects or any other equivalent examination in Punjabi language. District and PIN Code). 1982. d) Mobile Number. membership of Professional Societies. then. (ii)Designation of issuing authority of SC/BC certificate. (Attach attested copy of Enrolment Certificate under Advocates Act. as prescribed in Punjab Recruitment of Ex-Serviceman Rules. If so. e) Landline Number. if any. The candidate may furnish any other information in support of his candidature (e. which may be specified by the Government from time to time. a) Permanent b) Present c) E-mail address. (a) Are you married? (b) If the answer to (a) is 'Yes'. vii) viii) Year Examination passed Percentage of Marks Name of Board/ University. Do you belong to Scheduled Caste/Backward Class recognised by Government(if so. Whether the candidate ever dismissed by Central or State Government or their Boards or Corporation? If 'Yes'. xvi) xvii) . then. if any. (Attested copies of the relevant certificates be attached).) i) Do you belong to Ex-Serviceman? (a) If 'Yes'. ii)Do you belong to 'Dependent Child' of an Ex-Serviceman? (a) If 'Yes'. In case. give details. mention the category of disability.2 relevant certificates to be attached). no counter signature are necessary. (Please ensure that the E-mail is active).if any. papers published and annual professional income). attach attested copy of Certificate in support of your claim. the candidates practises in the High Court. attach attested copy of Certificate in support of your claim. conferences/ seminars attended. No.

In case. Explanation:.1. who are suffering from locomotor disability and orthopaedic disability. @#"Provided further that one grand child of the Gallantry Award winner shall be recruited against the reserved vacancy. the post shall be reverted to the General Category candidate. which may be specified by the Government from time to time. in order to see if they are medically fit to perform the duties of District Judge or not. such a vacancy shall be reserved to be filled in by recruitment of the wife or one dependent child of an Ex-Serviceman." 4. (Signature of the Candidate). The successful physically challenged candidates will be subjected to medical examination by the Medical Board appointed by the High Court. to be conducted by this Court.nic. (In Full) Note:. 2. the Vir chakara. an Ex-Serviceman is not available for recruitment against a reserved vacancy.chd.3 xviii) xix) The syllabus for the written examination as well as Application Format can be seen on the official website of High Court (http://www. The candidates belonging to physically challenged category will cover the candidates. The candidate must have passed the matriculation examination with Punjabi as one of the compulsory or elective subjects or any other equivalent examination in Punjabi language.in) List of Documents enclosed. (iii)he or she will be eligible to avail the benefit only once in life. Declaration I hereby declare that all the statements made in this application form are true. complete and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief and in the event of any information being found false/incorrect at any stage. Place:_____________ Date:______________ .highcourt. (Signature of the Candidate) with Correspondence Address. in case the benefit or reservation has been availed of by any of the children or dependents such winner or by the winner himself subject to the conditions specified in the second proviso. 3. my candidature is liable to be cancelled. If no candidate is found suitable or medically fit under this category. who has neither been recruitment against a reserved vacancy under these rules. ###Provided further that the wife or the dependent child of the ex-serviceman shall be recruited against the reserved vacancy subject to the conditions that:(i) he or she possesses the prescribed qualifications and is within the prescribed age limits. (ii)he or she is not already in service. the Sena or Nao Sena or Vayu Sena Medal and Mention-in-Despatches. They will be eligible to apply but their candidature would be provisional. Gallantry Award winner includes the winner of the Paramvir Chakra. the Mahavir chakra.For the purpose of this proviso.The selection would be on the basis of written examination of 750 marks and viva voce test of 250 marks.

Five hundred only) for reserved category candidates by way of Bank Draft in favour of Registrar General. instead of 50%) in the aggregate. One thousand only) for General Category candidates and Rs. The candidates dismissed by Central or State Government or their Boards or Corporation. 10. intends to apply again. who had applied earlier in response to these advertisements/ notifications.02.12. All the applications received earlier in response to this court’s advertisements/ notifications dated 19. No candidate will be called for the viva voce unless he/she obtains 40% marks in each paper and 50% marks (45% for the SC/BC category candidates. Haryana and U. all others would send the application forms directly addressed to the Registrar General. stand filed and in case any candidate. The last date for submission of application forms for the Advocates enrolled with the District/Sub-Divisional Bar Associations of Punjab. Further. b)Two recent and identical passport size photographs. he/she will have to submit a fresh application. However. High Court of Punjab and Haryana. as per Punjab Government Instruction contained in Letter No. Applications received after the due date and incomplete applications will not be entertained.T. Chandigarh is 25. All such Advocates will submit the application forms in the office of District and Sessions Judges concerned.. Chandigarh drawn at Chandigarh.500/-(Rs. 12. 6. 9. duly signed by the candidate and attested by the Gazetted Officer (one to be pasted on the top right hand corner of the application form and another to be tagged with the application form) c)Two character certificates from two respectable persons (One must be from the Secretary/President of the Bar Association where the candidate is practising. Each application must be accompanied by:a)Application Fee of Rs. It is also made clear that no candidate will get the right to be appointed even if he/she obtains 50% marks (45% marks for the SC/BC category candidates) in the aggregate of the written examination and viva voce. It is made clear that merely having obtaining 50% marks (read 45% for the SC/BC category candidates) in the written examination will not confer a right on a candidate to be called for the viva voce and the High Court may short-list the candidates equal to 3 times the number of vacancies to be called for the viva voce.1. Punjab & Haryana High Court.2002 and 16. Canvassing in any form or at any stage shall be considered a disqualification.4 5. Chandigarh in an envolope superscribed as "Application for the post of Additional District Judge in the State of Punjab" .(Rs.2. candidates will be appointed strictly in the order of merit (category wise) in which they are placed after the result of written examination and viva voce. However. His/her eligibility will be considered as per this advertisement and he/she will not be entitled to claim any age relaxation.2/398/78-SWI/1364 dated 14.1985.) 8. shall not be eligible to apply for this post.2000.1000/. 7.2004. 30.2.2008. 11. The candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes and Other Backward Classes called for written test/interview shall be entitled for Travelling Allowance. no candidate will be considered to have successfully qualified the Punjab Superior Judicial Services Examination unless he/she obtains 50% marks (45% marks for the SC/BC category candidates) in the aggregate out of the total marks fixed for the written examination and viva voce.

To ensure that the applications are forwarded to this Court by the due date.02. BY ORDER OF THE HON'BLE CHIEF JUSTICE AND JUDGES. .02.) Endst No.02. Sd/REGISTRAR (ADMN. Dated:02.00 P.2008 by 5.I/VI.) Endst No. BY ORDER OF THE HON'BLE CHIEF JUSTICE AND JUDGES Sd/REGISTRAR (ADMN.M. BY ORDER OF THE HON'BLE CHIEF JUSTICE AND JUDGES Sd/REGISTRAR (ADMN. Printing and Stationery Department. Application complete in all respects should be entertained by the Head of Departments upto 25. 2.2008 Copy forwarded to the Controller. 2.T.I/VI. No application received after the due date will be entertained. 70 Gaz.2008 so that the same are received in this office well before the stipulated date 03. BY ORDER OF THE HON'BLE CHIEF JUSTICE AND JUDGES.03. Chandigarh for information and favour of communication to the members of the Bar Association.2008. Copy forwarded to the President. 2. Punjab.02. Chandigarh.2008 1.F.02.2008.02. Copy forwarded to all the District & Sessions Judges in the States of Punjab. 68 Gaz. High Court Bar Association. The receipt of this notification may kindly be acknowledged. 71 Gaz.2.2008.) 1. The Director.03. Dated:02.) Endst No. BY ORDER OF THE HON'BLE CHIEF JUSTICE AND JUDGES Sd/REGISTRAR (ADMN. Receipt of this notification may please be acknowledged.) Endst No.2.2.2008 Copy forwarded to the following for information and necessary action:The Chief Secretary to Government.I/VI. Chandigarh with the request to download the advertisment from the website of the High Court and the same be displayed on the notice boards of the District Bar Associations as well as Sub-Divisional Bar Associations.02. no application should be entertained by them after 25. Punjab.2008.5 before 03. Dated:02.2.F.F.03. Litigation and Prosecution.2008 1. Chandigarh. Haryana and U. The applications be invited from the Advocates practising in their Sessions Division and the same be forwarded to this Court on or before 03. Dated:02. Sd/REGISTRAR (ADMN. Chandigarh with the request that it may please be published in the Extra-Ordinary Punjab Government Gazzette well before 14. Punjab.F.I/VI. 69 Gaz.

6 IN THE HIGH COURT OF PUNJAB AND HARYANA AT CHANDIGARH APPLICATION FORMAT (Application for the post of Additional District Judge in the State of Punjab) Paste your recent passport size photograph here i) ii) iii) iv) Name (In Block Letter) Father's/Husband's Name: Nationality : Date of Birth : (Attested copy of Matriculation or equivalent examination certificate to be attached. (a) Are you married? (b) If the answer to (a) is 'Yes'. (Attach certificate of experience at the Bar issued by the President of the concerned Bar and counter signed by the District Judge in case of District and Sub-Division Bar. Academic qualifications. vii) viii) Year Examination passed Percentage of Marks Name of Board/ University.) Practice details as an Advocate.03. Sub-Division. In case. no counter signature are necessary.2008. (Attach attested copy of Enrolment Certificate under Advocates Act. 03. e) Landline Number. the candidates practises in the High Court. v) vi) Date of Enrolment. if any (Attested copies of relevant certificates to be attached). if any.e. Do you have more than one living spouse ? ix) x) .) Actual age as on (the last date of submission of applications) i. if any. a) Permanent b) Present c) E-mail address. d) Mobile Number. (Please ensure that the E-mail is active). with distinction attained. No. (mentioning Post Office. District and PIN Code).if any.) Full Postal Address (In Block Letters). Details of Examination passed: Sr.

conferences/ seminars attended. papers published and annual professional income). xii) xiii) xvi) xvii) xviii) xix) Place:_____________ Date:______________ . The syllabus for the written examination as well as Application Format can be seen on the official website of High Court (http://www.F. (Signature of the Candidate). mention the category of disability. membership of Professional Societies.highcourt.02. which may be specified by the Government from time to time. give details. attach attested copy of Certificate in support of your claim.7 xi) Marks obtained in matriculation examination with Punjabi as one of the compulsory or elective subjects or any other equivalent examination in Punjabi language. attach attested copy of Certificate in support of your claim. then. 1982. (Signature of the Candidate) with Correspondence Address. complete and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief and in the event of any information being found false/incorrect at any stage.) i) Do you belong to Ex-Serviceman? (a) If 'Yes'.2 Dated:02. my candidature is liable to be cancelled. (In Full) Note:. as prescribed in Punjab Recruitment of Ex-Serviceman Rules. (i) mention your Sub-Caste.nic.2008 for the post of Additional District & Sessions Judges in the State of Punjab from the Bar by way of direct recruitment. Whether the candidate ever arrested/detained in police or judicial Custody or ordered to be bound down in security proceedings or convicted for any offence. Do you belong to Scheduled Caste/Backward Class recognised by Government (if so.The detail instructions may kindly be seen in the High Court Notification/Advertisement No. xiv) xv) Do you belong to Physically Challenged Category of Locomotor or Orthopaedic Disability? If 'Yes'.1/VI. The candidate may furnish any other information in support of his candidature (e. 1982.g. as prescribed in Punjab Recruitment of Ex-Serviceman Rules. Declaration I hereby declare that all the statements made in this application form are true. If so. Whether the candidate ever dismissed by Central or State Government or their Boards or Corporation? If 'Yes'. (Attested copies of the relevant certificates be attached). give details. 17 Gaz.in) List of Documents enclosed. ii)Do you belong to 'Dependent Child' of an Ex-Serviceman? (a) If 'Yes'. (ii)Designation of issuing authority of SC/BC certificate. then.chd.