Initially the District and Sessions Court, Ahmedabad (Rural) was sittingat Bhadra upto 03-11-1961 and then shifted on 04-11-1961 at Narol and it wasfunction upto 17-10-1988 which was a distance of about 15 kms away forAhmedabad. Thereafter, the District Court was shifted once again on 18/10/1988in the Newly constructed Building i.e., Judicial Complex at Mirzapur,Ahmedabad. Due to earthquake, Judicial Complex was severely damaged and, thefunctioning of the Ahmedabad (Rural) District Court was shifted to Old HighCourt Complex with effect form 07/05/2001 till 13/11/2006. Then after retrofittedof Mirzapur Court Complex and on 14/11/2006 the District Courts was shifted itsown building for functioning. Dholka, Dhandhuka, Sanand and Viramgam are theTaluka places which are under the Jurisdiction of the Judicial District ofAhmedabad ( Rural ). Initially Dehgam and Gandhinagar Talukas were functioningunder the jurisdiction of Ahmedabad ( Rural ) District, but with effect form31/7/2004, in view of the formation of new Judicial District of Gandhinagar,the Dehgam Taluka is included in Gandhihagar Judicial District. The FirstDistrict Judge of Ahmedabad ( Rural ) was Shri D.P.Desai.