Appointment of Justice P.R. Ramachandra Menon, Judge, Kerala High Court as Chief Justice in Chhattisgarh High Court.
Collegium comprising of Ranjana Gogoi, CJ and S.A. Bobde and N.V. Ramana, JJ., recommends the appointment of Justice P.R. Ramachandra Menon who is the senior-most Judge from Kerala High Court and has been functioning there since his elevation as Judge of that High Court. Having regard to all relevant factors, the Collegium finds Justice P.R. Ramachandra Menon suitable in all respects for being appointed as Chief Justice of the Chhattisgarh High Court. The Collegium resolves to recommend accordingly.
While making the above recommendation, the Collegium is conscious of the fact that consequent upon the proposed appointment, there will be two Chief Justices from Kerala High Court.
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