New Delhi 93197 33599 l Ahmedabad 73035 33599
  1. The Madras High Courtin ChennaiBombay High Court in MumbaiCalcutta High Court in Kolkata and Allahabad High Court in Allahabad are the oldest four high courts in India.
  2. The following are the 25 high courts in India.
Court Date Act Jurisdiction Principal seat Benches
Allahabad High Court 11 June 1866 Indian High Courts Act 1861 Uttar Pradesh Allahabad Lucknow
High Court of Andhra Pradesh 1 January 2019 Andhra Pradesh Reorganization Act, 2014 Andhra Pradesh Amaravati
Bombay High Court 14 August 1862 Indian High Courts Act 1861 GoaDadra and Nagar Haveli ,Daman and Diu ,Maharashtra Mumbai Aurangabad,Nagpur, Panaji
Calcutta High Court 2 July 1862 Indian High Courts Act 1861 Andaman and Nicobar IslandsWest Bengal Kolkata Port Blair
Jalpaiguri
Chhattisgarh High Court 1 November 2000 Madhya Pradesh Reorganization Act, 2000 Chhattisgarh Bilaspur
Delhi High Court 31 October 1966 Delhi High Court Act, 1966 National Capital Territory of Delhi New Delhi
Gauhati High Court 1 March 1948 Government of India Act, 1935 Arunachal PradeshAssamMizoramNagaland Guwahati Aizawl, Itanagar, Kohima
Gujarat High Court 1 May 1960 Bombay Reorganization Act, 1960 Gujarat Ahmedabad
Himachal Pradesh High Court 25 January 1971 State of Himachal Pradesh Act, 1970 Himachal Pradesh Shimla
Jammu and Kashmir High Court 28 August 1928 Patent issued by then Maharaja of Kashmir Jammu and Kashmir Srinagar/Jammu
Jharkhand High Court 15 November 2000 Bihar Reorganization Act, 2000 Jharkhand Ranchi
Karnataka High Court[7] 1884 Mysore High Court Act, 1884 Karnataka Bangalore Dharwad Gulbarga
Kerala High Court 1 November 1956 States Reorganization Act, 1956 KeralaLakshadweep Kochi
Madhya Pradesh High Court 2 January 1936 Government of India Act, 1935 Madhya Pradesh Jabalpur Gwalior, Indore
Madras High Court 15 August 1862 Indian High Courts Act 1861 PondicherryTamil Nadu Chennai Madurai
Manipur High Court 25 March 2013 North-Eastern Areas (Reorganization) and Other Related Laws (Amendment) Act, 2012 Manipur Imphal
Meghalaya High Court 23 March 2013 North-Eastern Areas (Reorganization) and Other Related Laws (Amendment) Act, 2012 Meghalaya Shillong
Orissa High Court 3 April 1948 Orissa High Court Ordinance, 1948 Odisha Cuttack
Patna High Court 2 September 1916 Letters Patent issued by then British Crown Bihar Patna
Punjab and Haryana High Court 15 August 1947 Punjab High Court Ordinance, 1947 ChandigarhHaryanaPunjab Chandigarh
Rajasthan High Court 21 June 1949 Rajasthan High Court Ordinance, 1949 Rajasthan Jodhpur Jaipur
Sikkim High Court 16 May 1975 The 36th Amendment to the Indian Constitution Sikkim Gangtok
High Court for the State of Telangana 1 January 2019 Andhra Pradesh Reorganization Act, 2014 Telangana Hyderabad
Tripura High Court 26 March 2013 North-Eastern Areas (Reorganization) and Other Related Laws (Amendment) Act, 2012 Tripura Agartala
Uttarakhand High Court 9 November 2000 Uttar Pradesh Reorganization Act, 2000 Uttarakhand Nainital