Judge sought for Civil Court following Zubair’s resignation

Justice Building, an office complex which houses the Civil Court. (File Photo/Sun/Mohamed Afrah)

Judicial Service Commission has opened applications for a judge’s position at Civil Court following the vacancy arising from Zubair Mohamed’s resignation, who was serving as a judge at the court.  

Applications have been opened till 13:00pm on August 29.

The basic salary of a Civil Court judge is MVR 30,000 per month. They also receive a living allowance of MVR 15,000 and a risk allowance of MVR 1,650 per month.

Zubair resigned from his post as a Civil Court judge effective of July 17.

At the time of resignation – he has served as a judge for more than 14 years.

In this regard, he served as a magistrate at F. Dharanbudhoo Magistrate Court and as the Chief Magistrate at Haa Dhaalu and Dhaalu Judicial Constituency. Apart from this, he also served at both Drug Court and Criminal Court.

Zubair was appointed to the Civil Court in 2015.