Sitting Arrangements

ARRANGEMENT FOR THE SITTING OF HON’BLE JUDGES FROM TUESDAY, 26TH DAY OF DECEMBER, 2017 UNTIL FURTHER ORDERS

1.

HON’BLE THEACTING CHIEF JUSTICE &G. SHYAM PRASAD, J

(DB: I)

Writ Appeals (Non-Service)
Writ Petitions challenging vires of Statutes, Rules and Statutory
Regulations
Public Interest Litigations
Contempt Appeals
Criminal Contempt Cases
Suo Motu Writ Petitions
Writ Petitions relating to High Court
Writ Petitions under the Environment & Pollution Control Act
Writ Petitions, not elsewhere specified
Writ Petitions relating to and arising from the A.P. Reorganisation Act
Admission, Interlocutory and Final Hearing.
Writ Petitions of above categories – Final Hearing and left out
admissions and interlocutory, if any, up to the year 2007. (See
Note No.2)
Identified Writ Petitions & Referred Cases – Final Hearing and left
out admissions and interlocutory, if any, up to the year 1996. (See
Note No.2)

2.

HON’BLE THE ACTING

CHIEF JUSTICE

Applications filed under Section 11 of the Arbitration and Conciliation
Act, 1996.
Admission, Interlocutory and Final Hearing

(Every Friday after Division Bench work)

3.

V. RAMASUBRAMANIAN, J & M. GANGA RAO, J

(DB: II)

 

Writ Petitions (Service – CAT & SAT)
Writ Appeals (Service)
Writ Petitions under the Legal Services Authority Act
Writ Petitions relating to Judicial Service and District Courts
Writ Petitions under the Land Grabbing (Prohibition) Act
Cases relating to Commercial Appellate Division
Admission, Interlocutory and Final Hearing.
City Civil Court Appeals – Final Hearing and left out admissions
and interlocutory, if any, up to the year 2007. (See Note No. 3)
All matters arising out of C.S.Nos. 9 of 1951, 7 of 1958, 13 of 1958
and 14 of 1958 – Interlocutory and Final Hearing.

4.

C.V. NAGARJUNA REDDY, J &
T. AMARNATH GOUD, J

(DB: III)

Income Tax Tribunal Appeals
Income Tax Cases
Gift Tax Cases
Central Excise Appeals
Wealth Tax Appeals
Referred Cases
Writ Petitions (Income Tax, Customs & Central Excise)
Writ Petitions (Commercial Tax)
Tax Revision Cases (TRCs & TREVCs)
Special Appeals
Admission, Interlocutory and Final Hearing.

First Appeals – Final Hearing and left out admissions and
interlocutory, if any, up to the year 2007. (See Note No. 3)

5.

P.V. SANJAY KUMAR, J &
J. UMA DEVI, J

DB: IV

First Appeals from 2008 onwards
City Civil Court Appeals from 2008 onwards
Land Acquisition Appeal Suits
Civil Revision Petitions
Original Side Appeals
Letters Patent Appeals
Supreme Court Leave Petitions
Land Grabbing Appeals
Writ Petitions under the DRT & Securitization Acts
Admission, Interlocutory and Final Hearing.
Land Acquisition Appeal Suits & Civil Revision Petitions – Final
Hearing and left out admissions and interlocutory, if any, up to the
year 2007. (See Note No. 4)

6.

SURESH KUMAR KAIT, J &M.S.K. JAISWAL, J

(DB: V)

 

Criminal Appeals (other than legal aid matters) up to the year 2012
Habeas Corpus Matters
Civil Miscellaneous Appeals under the Motor Vehicles Act from 2008
onwards
Civil Miscellaneous Appeals other than Hindu Marriage Act & MV
Act
Writ Petitions under the Consumer Protection Act
Writ Petitions under the Arbitration & Conciliation Act
Family Court Appeals
Civil Miscellaneous Appeals under the Hindu Marriage Act
Admission, Interlocutory and Final Hearing.
Civil Miscellaneous Appeals under the Hindu Marriage Act – Final
Hearing and left out admissions and interlocutory, if any, up to the
year 2007 (See Note No. 5)

7.

C.PRAVEEN KUMAR, J &N. BALAYOGI, J

Criminal Appeals (legal aid matters)
Criminal Appeals (other than legal aid matters) from 2013 onwards
Criminal Confirmations (RT)
Writ Petitions under the A.P. Lokayukta & Upa-Lokayukta Act
Admission, Interlocutory and Final Hearing
Civil Miscellaneous Appeals under the M.V. Act – Final Hearing and
left out admissions and interlocutory, if any, up to the year 2007
(See Note No. 5)

8.

M.S.RAMACHANDRA RAO, J

Writ Petitions (WPs) Non-service matters of –
Revenue
Urban Land Ceiling
Land Reforms Cases
Stamps & Registration
Right to Information Act
Writ Petitions, not elsewhere specified
Admission, Interlocutory and Final Hearing from 2008 onwards.

9.

A.RAJASHEKER REDDY, J

Writ Petitions (WPs) Non-service matters of –
Panchayat Raj & Rural Development
Land Acquisition
Civil Supplies & Essential Commodities
Food, Agriculture & Market Committee
Co-operative Societies
State Corporations & Undertakings
Irrigation & Command Area Development
Cases relating to Commercial Division
Admission, Interlocutory and Final Hearing from 2008 onwards.
Company Applications
Company Petitions
Company Appeals
Referred Company Cases
Admission, Interlocutory and Final Hearing

10.

P. NAVEEN RAO, J

(e-Court)

Writ Petitions (WPs) Non-service matters of –
Revenue
Urban Land Ceiling
Land Reforms Cases
Stamps and Registration
Final Hearing and left out admissions and interlocutory, if any, up to 2007.
Civil Revision Petitions – Final Hearing and left out admissions and
interlocutory, if any, up to 2007.
Writ Petitions (Service) – Final Hearing and left out admissions and
interlocutory, if any, of the years 2010 and 2011.

11.

S.V. BHATTI, J

Writ Petitions (WPs) Non-service matters of –
Home (other than quashing of FIRs/Charge sheets)
Education
Universities
Departments of Central Government
Central Government Undertakings
Central Government Corporations
Factories & Labour Matters
Social Welfare & Tribal Welfare
B.C. Welfare & Minority Welfare
Health, Medical & Family Welfare
Housing Department
Employment Generation, Training & Youth Services
Women Development & Child Welfare
Admission, Interlocutory and Final Hearing from 2008 onwards.

12.

A.V.SESHA SAI, J 

First Appeals & City Civil Court Appeals – Final Hearing and left
out admissions and interlocutory, if any, up to the year 2007.
Motor Accident Civil Miscellaneous Appeals Final Hearing and left
out admissions and interlocutory, if any, from the year 2005 to 2007.

13.

CHALLA KODANDA RAM, J

First Appeals, City Civil Court Appeals – Admission, Interlocutory &
Final Hearing up to the year 2007.
Civil Miscellaneous Appeals (including MV Act) – Final Hearing and
left out admissions and interlocutory, if any, up to the year 2004

14.

A.RAMALINGESWARA RAO, J

Writ Petitions (Service) – (Other than those transferred from Tribunal)
Admissions, Interlocutory & Final Hearing from 2008, 2009 andfrom 2012 onwards.
Writ Petitions transferred from Administrative Tribunal
Admission, Interlocutory and Final Hearing.

15.

B.SIVASANKARA RAO, J 

CIVIL ADMISSIONS:
Civil Revision Petitions – Admission, Interlocutory & Final Hearing
from 2008 onwards till 30th June, 2017
(See Note Nos. 6 to 10)
Motor Accident Civil Miscellaneous Appeals – Admission,
Interlocutory & Final Hearing from the year 2014 onwards
Civil Miscellaneous Appeals (other than MV Act) – Admission,
Interlocutory & Final Hearing 2015 onwards
Civil Miscellaneous Second Appeals – Admission, Interlocutory &Final Hearing
Original Civil Suits – Admission, Interlocutory & Final Hearing
Original Petitions & Transfer Civil Miscellaneous Petitions –
Admission, Interlocutory & Final Hearing

16.

M. SEETHARAMA MURTI, J

Writ Petitions (WPs) Non-service matters of –
Municipalities & Urban Development
Mines, Industries and Commerce
Transport, Roads and Buildings
Endowments
Excise
Law & Legislative Departments
Tirumala Tirupathi Devasthanams
General Administration Department
Finance & Planning
Forest, Fisheries & Animal Husbandry, Energy, Environment,
Science & Technology.
Admission, Interlocutory and Final Hearing from 2008 onwards.

17.

U. DURGA PRASAD RAO, J

First Appeals & City Civil Court Appeals – Final Hearing and left out admissions and interlocutory, if any, up to the year 2007.

18.

T. SUNIL CHOWDARY, J

 

Second Appeals – Admission, Interlocutory & Final Hearing till
30th June, 2017.
(See Note Nos. 6 to 10)
First Appeals, City Civil Court Appeals – Admission, Interlocutory &Final Hearing from the year 2008 onwards.

19.

M. SATYANARAYANA MURTHY, J 

Criminal Petitions (other than ACB & CBI) – Admission,
Interlocutory & Final Hearing from 2014 onwards.
Writ Petitions (Non-Service) filed to quash FIRs/Charge sheets –
Admission, Interlocutory & Final Hearing from 2013 onwards.

20.

M.S.K. JAISWAL, J 

Motor Accident Civil Miscellaneous Appeals Final Hearing and left
out admissions and interlocutory, if any, of the year 2009 to 2011.
(Whenever His Lordship sitting single)

21.

A.SHANKAR NARAYANA, J 

 

All Criminal Revisions (including ACB & CBI) – Admission,
Interlocutory & Final Hearing.
Criminal Appeals of ACB & CBI – Admission, Interlocutory and
Final Hearing from the year 2007 onwards.
Criminal Petitions of ACB & CBI – Admission, Interlocutory andFinal Hearing.

22.

G. SHYAM PRASAD, J 

Motor Accident Civil Miscellaneous Appeals – Final Hearing and
left out admissions and interlocutory, if any, of the years 2012 and
2013.
(Whenever His Lordship sitting single)

23.

J. UMA DEVI, J 

Motor Accident Civil Miscellaneous Appeals Final Hearing and left
out admissions and interlocutory, if any, of the year 2008.
(Whenever Her Lordship sitting single)

24.

N. BALAYOGI, J 

Civil Miscellaneous Appeals (other than MV Act) – Final Hearing
and left out admissions and interlocutory, if any, from 2008 to
2014.
(Whenever His Lordship sitting single)

25.

T. RAJANI, J

Criminal Appeals (including ACB & CBI) – Admission,
Interlocutory and Final Hearing up to 2006.
Criminal Petitions (other than ACB & CBI) – Admission,Interlocutory & Final Hearing up to the year 2013.

26.

Dr. SHAMEEM AKTHER, J 

Bail Petitions – Admission & Final Hearing.
Criminal Appeals (other than ACB & CBI) – Admission,Interlocutory and Final Hearing from the year 2007 onwards.

27.

D.V.S.S.SOMAYAJULU, J 

First Appeals, City Civil Court Appeals – Admission, Interlocutory &Final Hearing up to the year 2007.
Civil Miscellaneous Appeals (other than MV Act) – Final Hearingand left out admissions and interlocutory, if any, from 2005 to2007.

28.

K. VIJAYA LAKSHMI, J 

Writ Petitions (WPs) Non-service matters of –
Panchayat Raj & Rural Development
Land Acquisition
Civil Supplies & Essential Commodities
Food, Agriculture & Market Committee
Co-operative Societies
Universities
State Corporations & Undertakings
Irrigation & Command Area Development
Forest, Fisheries & Animal Husbandry, Energy, Environment,
Science & Technology.
Cases relating to Commercial Division
Writ Petitions, not elsewhere specified
Home (other than quashing of FIRs/Charge sheets)
Education
Departments of Central Government
Central Government Undertakings
Central Government Corporations
Factories & Labour Matters
Social Welfare & Tribal Welfare
B.C. Welfare & Minority Welfare
Health, Medical & Family Welfare
Housing Department
Employment Generation, Training & Youth Services
Women Development & Child Welfare
Final Hearing and left out admissions and interlocutory, if any, upto 2007.

 

29.

P. KESHAVA RAO, J

Criminal Appeals (other than CBI) – Admission, Interlocutory &
Final Hearing up to the year 2006.
Old Criminal Petitions (other than ACB & CBI) – Admission, Interlocutory & Final Hearing Admission, Interlocutory & FinalHearing up to the year 2013.

30. 

M. GANGA RAO, J 

Writ Petitions (Non-Service) old – Final Hearing
(See Note No. 11)
(Whenever His Lordship sitting single)

31.

ABHINAND KUMAR SHAVILI, J 

Writ Petitions (Service) – Final Hearing and left out admissions and
interlocutory, if any, up to the years 2007.
Writ Petitions (WPs) Non-service matters of –
Municipalities & Urban Development
Mines, Industries and Commerce
Transport, Roads and Buildings
Endowments
Excise
Law & Legislative Departments
Tirumala Tirupathi Devasthanams
General Administration Department
Finance & Planning
Final Hearing and left out admissions and interlocutory, if any, upto the year 2007.

32.

T. AMARNATH GOUD, J

Writ Petitions (Non-Service) old – Final Hearing
(See Note No. 11)
(Whenever His Lordship sitting single)

N.B:- All prayers for adjournments be made in the courts only.

1. All matters, on change of roster, shall stand released and shall be posted before the Bench/s as per
roster, except matters which are reserved for judgment or under the caption ‘CAV’ or the matters which are
part heard.

2. Division Bench I will take up Writ Petitions and Referred Cases relating to the year 1996, and Writ
Petitions of the subjects on its board till the year 2007 and prior thereto every Thursday, besides urgent
regular matters.

3. Division Bench II will take up City Civil Court Appeals up to the year 2007 and Division Bench III
will take up First Appeals up to the year 2007 for hearing every Thursday and Friday, besides urgent regular
matters.

4. Division Bench IV will take up Land Acquisition Appeal Suits up to the year 2007 for hearing every
Thursday and Friday, besides urgent regular matters.

5. Division Bench V will take up Civil Miscellaneous Appeals under the Hindu Marriage Act up to the
year 2007 and Division Bench VI will take up Civil Miscellaneous Appeals under the M.V. Act up to the
year 2007 for hearing every Thursday and Friday, besides urgent regular matters.

6. All Civil Revision Petitions (except the Civil Revision Petitions filed against the orders made under
the Arbitration Act) and Second Appeals registered/numbered on or after 1.7.2017 for admission and
interlocutory shall be posted before the concerned Administrative Judge subject to note No. 10.

7. Civil Revision Petitions and Second Appeals registered/numbered on or after 1.7.2017 will be
placed before the respective Administrative Judges preferably on Fridays to be heard as far as possible
between 2.30 pm and 4.30 pm and those matters shall remain before the Administrative Judge for a period of
four months from its first date of hearing. If such matters are not admitted/disposed of within the four
months, those shall automatically stand transferred to regular Court assigned to hear Civil Revision Petitions
from the year 2008 onwards and Second Appeals respectively.

8. Civil Motions pertaining to categories of Civil Revision Petitions and Second Appeals registered on
or after 1.7.2017 shall be moved before the concerned Administrative Judge in-charge of the District. In the
event of absence of any Hon’ble Judge, the civil motions may be moved before regular Court assigned to
hear Civil Revision Petitions from the year 2008 onwards and Second Appeals respectively.

9. All Civil Revision Petitions (except the Civil Revision Petitions filed against the orders made under
the Arbitration Act) and Second Appeals registered before 1.7.2017, which are pending for admission, shall
be posted before the Courts assigned to hear Civil Revision Petitions from the year 2008 onwards and
Second Appeals respectively.

10. Civil Revision Petitions and Second Appeals of Hyderabad District filed from 1.7.2017 onwards
shall be listed before Hon’ble Sri Justice B.Sivasankara Rao and Hon’ble Sri Justice T.Sunil Chowdary,
respectively, until further orders.

11. 50 Writ Petitions (old) relating to the year 2007 and prior thereto shall be given priority for hearing.

12. Contempt Petitions alleging willful disobedience of the order passed by the Judge/s shall be listed
before the same Judge/s and if the said Judge/s cease/s to be a Judge/s of this High Court, the same shall be
posted before the Judge/s assigned to hear that category of matters.

13. All lunch motions, Miscellaneous Petitions (other than Review Petitions) on request shall be
posted/made before the respective Bench.

14. All miscellaneous applications such as WPMPs, WAMPs, CMPs, Crl. MPs., relating to final hearing
matters shall be posted before the Bench having final hearing provision for that category.

15. First Appeals and City Civil Court Appeals (other than Land Acquisition Appeals) exceeding
valuation of Rs. 25 Lakhs, including CMAs, shall be posted before Division Bench as per roster.

16. The matters assigned to a Hon’ble Judge while sitting single by the Hon’ble the Chief Justice
(except the matters allotted for III judge reference or Election Petitions) shall stand released, when the said
Hon’ble Judge is assigned to preside over a Division Bench or as the 2nd member of the Division Bench, and
shall be posted before the Hon’ble Judge assigned to hear that category of matters.

17. When the recused matter is directed to be posted before other Bench by the Hon’ble the Chief
Justice, on change of the roster, and if it is not part heard shall be posted before the Judge assigned to hear
that category of matters, if such Judge is different from the one who recused the matter.

18. Review Petitions shall be posted before the Hon’ble Single Judge against whose order the review
petition is filed, and if the said Hon’ble Judge ceases to be a Judge of this High Court, the same may be
posted before the Hon’ble judge who is assigned to hear that category of matter.

19. Matters may be assigned to any Bench under daily orders of Hon’ble the Acting Chief Justice.