The Presidency Small Cause Courts Act,1882
Section 21. Suits by and against officers of Court
All suits to which an officer of the Small Cause Court is, as such, a party, except suits in respect of property taken in execution of Court its process, or the proceeds or value thereof 1[and all suits whereof the amount or value of the subject-matter exceeds one thousand rupees] may be instituted in the High Court at the election of the plaintiff as if this Act had not been passed.
1. Ins. by Act 1 of 1895, s.10