Appointments & TransfersNews


Karnataka High Court


The President appoints Shri Cheppudira Monnappa Poonacha, to be an Additional Judge of the Karnataka High Court, for a period of two years, with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office.


 


Allahabad High Court


The President appoints Shri Syed Waiz Mian, to be an Additional Judge of the Allahabad High Court, with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office till 04.01.2023.

 


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 8-6-2022]

Jharkhand High Court
Appointments & TransfersNews

President appoints Pradeep Kumar Srivastava, to be an Additional Judge of the Jharkhand High Court, for a period of two years with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 3-6-2022]

Madras High Court
Appointments & TransfersNews

President appoints Shri Justice A.A. Nakkiran, Additional Judge of the Madras High Court to be an Additional Judge of the Madras High Court for a period of one year with effect from 03-12-2022.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 31-5-2022]

Appointments & TransfersNews

President appoints Justice Satyen Vaidya, Additional Judge of the Himachal Pradesh High Court, to be a Judge of the Himachal Pradesh High Court with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 27-4-2022]

Appointments & TransfersNews

President appoints Shri Umesh Chandra Sharma, to be an Additional Judge of the Allahabad High Court, with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office, till 31-12-2023.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 24-3-2022]

Bombay High Court
Appointments & TransfersNews

Justice Pushpa Virendra Ganediwala, has tendered her resignation from the office of Additional Judge, Bombay High Court, in pursuance of proviso (a) to clause (1) of Article 217 of the Constitution, with effect from 11th February, 2022.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notiication dt. 14-3-2022]

Appointments & TransfersNews

Justice Ahanthem Bimol Singh, Additional Judge of the Manipur High Court, appointed as a Judge of that High Court, w.e.f. the date he assumes charge of his office, vide notification dated 08-03-2022.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 8-3-2022]

Appointments & TransfersNews

Supreme Court Collegium has approved the proposal for the appointment of Justice Ahanthem Bimol Singh, Additional Judge of the Manipur High Court as Permanent Judge of that High Court.


Supreme Court of India

[Collegium Statement dt. 16-2-2022]

Appointments & TransfersNews

Appointment of Judge


President appoints J. Sathya Narayana Prasad to be an Additional Judge of the Madras High Court for a period of 2 years.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 27-10-2021]

Appointments & TransfersNews

Appointment of Permanent Judge


President appoints Justice Kausik Chanda, Additional Judge of the Calcutta High Court, to be a Judge of the Calcutta High Court with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 3-09-2021]

Appointments & TransfersNews

Supreme Court Collegium


Supreme Court Collegium has approved the proposal for the appointment of Shri Justice Kausik Chanda, Additional Judge of the Calcutta High Court as Permanent Judge of that High Court.


Supreme Court of India

[Statement dt. 17-08-2021]

Appointments & TransfersNews

Appointment of Additional Judge

President of India, appoints Shri Satyen Vaidya, to be an Additional Judge of the Himachal Pradesh High Court, for a period of two years with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office.

Shri Satyen Vaidya, B.A., LL.B., enrolled as an Advocate on 03.11.1986, has more than 31 years of practice at District Courts Shimla from 1986 to 2009 and since 2009 at Himachal Pradesh High Court in Civil, Criminal, Constitutional, Service and Arbitration matters.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 25-06-2021]

Kerala High Court
Appointments & TransfersNews

President of India appoints Shri Abdul Rahim Musaliar Badharudeen, to be an Additional Judge of the Kerala High Court, for a period of two years with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt.23-06-2021]

Gauhati High Court
Appointments & TransfersNews

President of India appoints Shri Robin Phukan, to be an Additional Judge of the Gauhati High Court. He will hold the office for a period of two years with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office.

Background

Shri Robin Phukan, M.Sc., LL.M., joined the Judicial Service on 09.03.1993. and has served as Chief Judicial Magistrate, Kamrup; Civil Judge & Asstt. Sessions Judge, Tezpur; Addl. District & Sessions Judge, Silchar; Registrar (PM&P); Registrar (Administration); Registrar (Vigilance) and Registrar General Gauhati High Court; District & Sessions Judge, Golaghat; Special judge, CBI & NIA. He was working as District & Sessions Judge, Jorhat from 06.01.2020.

Uttarakhand High Court
Appointments & TransfersNews

Appointment of Permanent Judge

President appoints Justice Alok Kumar Verma, Additional Judge of Uttaranchal High Court to be Judge of Uttaranchal High Court from the date he assumes charge of his office.


About

Justice Alok Kumar Verma — Born on 16-08-1964 in District Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. Graduated from D.A.V. (P.G.) Degree College, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. He Did his LL.B. from Harish Chandra Postgraduate College in the year 1985 and joined Judicial Service of 1982 batch in Uttar Pradesh in the year 1987 and posted at Jhansi as Munsif [Civil Judge (Junior Division)].

He remained posted in various Districts in State of Uttar Pradesh. Opted for Judicial Service in the State of Uttaranchal (now Uttarakhand) after creation of State on 09-11-2000.

Remained posted as District Judge at Tehri Garhwal, Chamoli, Udham Singh Nagar and Dehradun. Also posted as Principal Secretary, Law-cum-L.R. to the Government of Uttarakhand.

Appointed as Additional Judge of High Court of Uttarakhand in pursuance of Notification No. K.13032/01/2019-US-I dated 22nd May, 2019 issued by the Department of Justice, Ministry of Law & Justice, Government of India and took oath of his office on 27th May, 2019 in the Forenoon.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 24-05-2021]

Punjab and Haryana High Court
Appointments & TransfersNews

Appointment of Additional Judge

Vikas Bahl to be an Additional Judge of the Punjab and Haryana High Court, for a period of 2 years with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office.


[Notification dt. 24-05-2021]

Chhattisgarh High Court
Appointments & TransfersNews

President appoints Justice Vimla Singh Kapoor, Additional Judge of the Chhattisgarh High Court to be a Judge of the Chhattisgarh High Court, with effect from the date she assumes charge of her office.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 28-04-2021]

Appointments & TransfersNews

President appoints Pushpa Virendra Ganediwala, to be an Additional Judge of the Bombay High Court for a period of 1 year with effect from 13-02-2021.

Notably, Justice Ganediwala authored the following two controversial Judgments:

 

NOTIFICATION


Ministry of Law and Justice 

[Notification dt. 12-02-2021]

Gauhati High Court
Appointments & TransfersNews

Collegium Resolution

The Supreme Court Collegium has approved the proposal for appointment of Justice Manish Choudhury, Additional Judge of Gauhati High Court as Permanent Judge of that High Court.


Supreme Court Collegium

[Collegium Resolution dt. 15-10-2020]

Punjab and Haryana High Court
Appointments & TransfersNews

Appointment of an Additional Judge

President appoints appoint Shri Rajesh Bhardwaj, to be an Additional Judge of the Punjab and Haryana High Court, for a period of two years with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office.

Read the notification here: NOTIFICATION


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 11-09-2020]