Government of AP have issued orders for establishment of Special Court for trial of Anti corruption Bureau cases in Rayalaseema Region at Kurnool in Kurnool District;
In the letter, the Registrar (Vigilance), High Court of Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad has requested the Govt. to issue Notification as per the proposal sent by the Director General, ACB, defining the ACB Ranges to the newly sanctioned ACB court at Kurnool and also revised Notification re-defining the ACB Ranges to the ACB Courts at Hyderabad and Nellore, along with other ACB Courts in the State.
The Government after careful examination of the matter, hereby accept the above proposal of the Registrar (Vigilance) High Court of Andhra Pradesh.
Accordingly, the following notification will be published in the Extraordinary issue of the Andhra Pradesh Gazette:
In exercise of the powers conferred under sub-section (1) of section 3 of the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 (Central Act 49 of 1988), and in partial modification of the earlier Notification issued on the subject, Pursuant to the sanction of Court of Special Judge for trial of Anti Corruption Bureau cases in Rayalaseema Region at Kurnool, as sanctioned in G.O.Ms. No. 21, Law (LA & J Home Courts.C) Dept.,Dt.25-02-2012 and G.O.Ms. No. 76, Finance (SMPC-I) Department, Dt.26-03-2012, the Government of Andhra Pradesh hereby specify that the Special Judges Courts for trial of ACB cases in the State, mentioned in Column (2) of the Table below shall have and exercise jurisdiction over the ACB Ranges and Revenue Districts covered by the Anti Corruption Bureau Ranges shown in Column (3) thereof under the said Act.
|Sl. No.||Name of the Court||The area over which the Court exercises jurisdiction|
|(1.)||Court of Principal Special Judge for SPE & ACB Cases-cum-IV Additional Chief Judge, Hyderabad||City Range-I, City Range –II and CIU covered by Twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad.|
|(2.)||Court of I Additional Special Judge for SPE & ACB Cases-cum-V Additional Chief Judge, Hyderabad||Hyderabad ACB Range (Nalgonda,
Mahabubnagar and Ranga Reddy Districts), Nizamabad ACB Range (Nizamabad and Medak Districts)
|(3.)||Court of II Additional Special Judge for SPE & ACB Cases, Hyderabad||Warangal ACB Range (Warangal and Khammam Districts) and Karimnagar ACB Range ( Karimnagar and Adilabad Districts)|
|(4.)||Special Judge for trial of SPE & ACB Cases-cum-III Additional District Judge, Visakhapatnam||Visakhapatnam ACB Range (Visakhapatnam District) and Vizianagaram ACB Range (Vizianagaram and Srikakulam Districts)|
|(5.)||Court of Special Judge for trial of cases under SPE & ACB-cum-III Additional District and Sessions Judge, Krishna at Vijayawada-cum- Additional Metropolitan Sessions Judge at Vijayawada||Vijayawada ACB Range (Krishna and Guntur Districts), Eluru ACB range (West Godavari District) and Rajahmundry ACB Range(East Godavari District)|
|(6.)||Court of Special Judge for trial of cases under SPE & ACB-cum-II
Additional District Judge, Nellore.
|Nellore ACB Range (Prakasam and
|(7.)||Court of Special Judge for trial of
cases under ACB in Rayalaseema
Region at Kurnool.
|Kurnool ACB Range (Kurnool
District),Anantapur ACB Range (Anantapur District) and Tirupathi ACB Range (Chittor & Kadapa Districts)