Vacancy for Special Metropolitan Magistrates/Special Municipal Magistrates (Littering) in Delhi High Court

High Court of Delhi invites application for the post of Special Metropolitan Magistrates/Special Municipal Magistrates (Littering) under Section 18(1) Cr.P.C.

Name of Post: Special Metropolitan Magistrates/Special Municipal Magistrates

No of Post: 25

Eligibility: The candidates must possess the qualification as prescribed in Rule 3 of Delhi Petty Offences (Trial by Special Metropolitan Magistrate) Rule, 1998 which reads as under:­

"3. "Qualification:- A person shall not be qualified for appointment as ·Spl. MM unless he/s(le:­

(1). has been 'District Magistrate or a Judicial Officer; or

(2) Has for period of not less than one year exercised the powers of Sub-Divisional Magistrate; or

(3) Has for a period of not less than two years exercised the powers of an Executive Magistrate; or

(4). has held for a period of not less than three years the post of 'Superintendent or an equivalent post thereto and above on the Establishment of the High Court of Delhi and that of the; Courts subordinate thereto and is a law graduate; or

(5) Has held for a period of not less than five years, a gazetted post under the departments of the Govt of N.C.T. of Delhi or the Central Govt and is a law graduate (Preference will be given to those persons who have been dealing with legal affairs or' have been working in the departments dealing with legal affairs); and

(6) Has not attained the age of 65 years on the date of conferment of power of Special Metropolitan Magistrate on him/her.

"Explanation: For the purpose of these rules a "law graduate" is a person who is eligible to be enrolled as an Advocate."

How to apply

Application in the prescribed form (attached herewith), duly filled in along with passport size photograph duly attested by a gazetted officer affixed thereon, attested copies of requisite documents i.e., date of birth certificate, LLB Degree and Retirement Certificate, may be submitted in the Establishment Branch, Delhi High Court, l-jew .Delhi or sent by registered AD post to the Registrar General, Delhi High Court, New Delhi 110003, as to reach on or before 16.06.2014.

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