Rajasthan has a well and strong judiciary system. It abides by the constitution of India. Rajasthan has its High court Jodhpur which has its principal seat at Jodhpur and a bench at Jaipur. There are district courts as well in Rajasthan. Rajasthan High Court was established on 21 June 1949 under the Rajasthan High Court Ordinance, 1949. The first Chief Justice was Kamala Kant Verma. A bench was formed at Jaipur on 31 January 1977 under sub-section (2) of Section 51 of the States Reorganisation Act, 1956 which was dissolved in 1958.