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President appoints the following as Judges /Additional Judge of the following High Courts, w.e.f. the date they assume charge of their respective offices, vide notifications dated 03.01.2022:

No. Name (S/Shri Justices) Name of High Court
l. Aniruddha Roy, Additional Judge, Calcutta High Court As Judge of the Calcutta High Court
2. Madhav Jayajirao Jamdar, Additional Judge, Bombay High Court As Judges of the Bombay High Court.
3. Amit Bhalchandra Borkar, Additional Judge, Bombay High Court
4. Shrikant Dattatray Kulkarni, Additional Judge, Bombay High Court
5. Abhay Ahuja, Additional Judge, Bombay High Court As an Additional Judge of the Bombay High Court for a fresh term of one year with effect from 04th March, 2022.

 


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 3-1-2022]

Appointments & TransfersNews

President appoints 3 Additional Judges to Calcutta High Court for a period of 2 years with effect from the date they assume charge of their office:

  1. Krishna Rao
  2. Bibhas Ranjan De
  3. Ajoy Kumar Mukherjee

Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 16-11-2021]

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Appointment of Additional Judges of Karnataka High Court


President appoints the following as Additional Judges of the Karnataka High Court in that order of seniority for a period of 2 years:

  • Anant Ramanath Hegde
  • Siddaiah Rachaiah
  • Kannankuzhyil Sreedharan Hemalekha

Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 3-11-2021]

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5 Additional Judges appointed to Punjab and Haryana High Court


President appoints the following as Additional Judges of Punjab and Haryana High Court for a period of 2 years from the date they assume charge:

  • Vikas Suri
  • Sandeep Moudgil
  • Vinod Sharma (Bhardwaj)
  • Pankaj Jain
  • Jasjit Singh Bedi

Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 28-10-2021]

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Appointment of Judges | Punjab and Haryana High Court


President appoints the following Additional Judges as Judges of the P&H High Court:

  1. Suvir Sehgal
  2. Alka Sarin
  3. Jasgurpreet Singh Puri
  4. Ashok Kumar Verma
  5. Sant Parkash
  6. Meenakshi I. Mehta
  7. Karamjit Singh
  8. Vivek Puri
  9. Archana Puri
  10. Rajesh Bhardwaj

Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 24-10-2021]

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President appoints the following as Additional Judges of the Madras High Court:

  • Sundaram Srimathy
  • D. Bharatha Chakravarthy
  • R. Vijayakumar
  • Mohammed Shaffiq

Above to be the Additional Judges of the Madras High Court, for a period of 2 years from the date they assume charge of their offices.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 12-10-2021]

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President appoints the following as Additional Judges of the Allahabad High Court:

  • Chandra Kumar Rai
  • Krishan Pahal
  • Sameer Jain
  • Ahutosh Srivastava
  • Subhash Vidyarthi
  • Brij Raj Singh
  • Shree Prakash Singh
  • Vikas Budhwar

The above are to be Additional Judges of the Allahabad High Court for a period of 2 years with effect from the date they assume charge of their respective offices.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 12-10-2021]

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President appoints the following as Additional Judges of the Gauhati High Court:

  • Kakheto Sema [2 Years]
  • Devashis Baruah [2 Years]
  • Malasri Nandi [2 Years]
  • Marli Vankung [2 Years]
  • Arun Dev Choudhury [2 Years from 5-11-2021 or after when he assumes charge of his office]

Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 12-10-2021]

Appointments & TransfersNews

Supreme Court Collegium has approved the proposal for the appointment of the following Additional Judges of the Karnataka High Court as Permanent Judges of that High Court:

  1. Shri Justice Maralur Indrakumar Arun,
  2. Shri Justice Engalaguppe Seetharamaiah Indiresh,
  3. Shri Justice Ravi Venkappa Hosmani,
  4. Shri Justice Savanur Vishwajith Shetty
  5. Shri Justice Shivashankar Amarannavar,
  6. Smt. Justice M. Ganeshaiah Uma,
  7. Shri Justice Vedavyasachar Srishananda,
  8. Shri Justice Hanchate Sanjeevkumar,
  9. Shri Justice Padmaraj Nemachandra Desai, and
  10.  Shri Justice P. Krishna Bhat.

Supreme Court of India

[Collegium Resolution Statement dt. 

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Collegium approves proposal for appointment of 3 Additional Judges as Permanent Judges in Gauhati HC


Supreme Court Collegium has approved the proposal for the appointment of the following Additional Judges as Permanent Judges in the Gauhati High Court:

1. Shri Justice Soumitra Saikia,

2. Shri Justice Parthivjyoti Saikia, and

3. Shri Justice S. Hukato Swu.


Supreme Court

[Collegium Statement dt. 9-09-021]

Appointments & TransfersNews

Supreme Court Collegium has approved the proposal for appointment of the following Additional Judges of the Kerala High Court as Permanent Judges of that High Court:

1. Smt. Justice M.R. Anitha, and

2. Shri Justice K. Nair Haripal.


Supreme Court of India

[Collegium Statement dt. 7-09-2021]

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Appointment of Additional Judges as Permanent Judges 


President appoints S/Shri Justices:

(l) Neranahalli Srinivasan Sanjay Gowda

(2) Miss Jyoti Mulimani

(3) Rangaswamy Nataraj

(4) Hemant Chandangoudar

(5) Pradeep Singh Yerur and

(6) Maheshan Nagaprasanna,

Additional Judges of the Karnataka High Court, to be Judges of the Karnataka High Court with effect from the date they assume charge of their respective offices.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 6-09-2021]

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Appointment of Additional Judges


President appoints (1) Miss Kesang Doma Bhutia, S/Shri (2) Rabindranath Samanta, (3) Sugato Majumdar, (4) Bivas Pattanayak, and (5) Ananda Kumar Mukherjee, to be AdditionalJudges of the Calcutta High Court, in that order of seniority.

Tenure

The appointment of S/Shri (1) Sugato Majumdar, and (2) Bivas Pattanayak as Additional Judges of Calcutta High Court would be for a period of two years with effect from the date they assume charge of their respective offices. However, the period of appointment of (1) Miss Kesang Doma Bhutia, S/Shri (2) Rabindranath Samanta, and (3) Ananda Kumar Mukherjee, as Additional Judges of Calcutta High Court would be till 04th May, 2022, 23rd June, 2023 and 04tl1 August, 2022 respectively with effect from the date they assume charge of their offices.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 26-08-2021]

Appointments & TransfersNews

Supreme Court Collegium has approved the proposal for the appointment of following Additional Judges of the Karnataka High Court as Permanent Judges of that High Court:

1. Justice Neranahalli Srinivasan Sanjay Gowda,

2. Justice Jyoti Mulimani,

3. Justice Nataraj Rangaswamy,

4. Justice Hemant Chandangoudar,

5. Justice Pradeep Singh Yerur, and

6. Justice Maheshan Nagaprasanna


Supreme Court of India

[Statement dt. 17-08-2021]

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Appointment of Additional Judges

President appoints the following  to be Additional Judge of Kerala High Court for a period of 2 years:

  • Shri Mohammed Nias Chovvakkaran Puthiyapurayil
  • Shri Viju Abraham

[Notification dt. 11-08-2021]

Ministry of Law and justice

Appointments & TransfersNews

Appointment of 4 Additional Judges

President of India appoints the following 4 Additional Judges of the Bombay High Court for a period of 2 years with effect from the date they assume charge of their respective offices:

  • Shri Rajesh Narayandas Laddha
  • Shri Sanjay Ganpatrao Mehare,
  • Shri Govinda Ananda Sanap and
  • Shri Shivkumar Ganpatrao Dige

Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 23-06-2021]

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Appointment of Permanent Judges

President appoints the following Additional Judges to be Permanent Judges of the Bombay High Court:

  • Avinash Gunwant Gharote
  • Nitin Bhagwantrao Suryawanshi
  • Anil Satyavijay Kilor
  • Milind Narendra Jadhav
  • Mukund Govindrao Sewlikar
  • Virendrasingh Gyansingh Bisht
  • Debadwar Bhalchandra Ugrasen
  • Smt. Mukulika Shrikant Jawalkar
  • Surendra Pandharinath Tavade
  • Nitin Rudrasen

Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 27-05-2021]

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Appointment of Judges

President appoints the following 5 Additional Judges to be Permanent Judges of the Kerala High Court:

  • Conrad Stansilaus Dias
  • Pulleri Vadhyarillath Kunhikrishnan
  • Thirumuppath Raghavan Ravi
  • Bechu Kurian Thomas and
  • Gopinath Puzhankara

ABOUT:

Justice Conrad Stansilaus Dias, B.A.L, LL.B., was enrolled as an Advocate on 14.02.1993. He practiced before the Kerala High Court and Subordinate Courts in Civil, Constitutional, Service, Family and Arbitration law. His specialization was in Family and Arbitration law. He served as Central Government Counsel for the Ministry of Railway, Central Government Notary Public and Standing Counsel for Indian Oil Corporation. He was appointed as Additional Judge, Kerala High Court for a period of 2 years with effect from 18.11.2019. His term as an Additional Judge will expire on 17.11.2021.

Justice Pulleri Vadhyarillath Kunhikrishnan, LL.B., was enrolled as an Advocate on 17.12.1989. He practiced before the Kerala High Court in Civil, Criminal, Constitutional, Labour, Service, and Family matters. His specialization was in Criminal field. He served as Standing Counsel for Kerala State Electricity Board, State Cashew Development Corporation, Kozhikode Corporation, District Co-operative Bank, Kozhikode. He was appointed as Additional Judge, Kerala High Court for a period of 2 years with effect from 13.02.2020. His term as an Additional Judge will expire on 12.02.2022.

Justice Thirumuppath Raghavan Ravi, B.Com, LL.B., D.B.M., was enrolled as Advocate on 08.01.1989. He practiced before the Kerala High Court, Debt Recovery Tribunal, Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) and State Administrative Tribunal in Constitutional, Administrative, Taxation, Civil, Personal, Service, Intellectual Property, Forest laws, etc. His specialization was in Administrative Law, Constitutional Law, Civil Laws, Service and Personal Laws. He served as Standing Counsel in the High Court of Kerala for State Government and various other organisations. He was appointed as Additional Judge, Kerala High Court for a period of 2 years with effect from 06.03.2020. His term as an Additional Judge will expire on 05.03.2022.

Justice Bechu Kurian Thomas, B.A.L., LL.B., was enrolled as an Advocate on 29.03.1992. He practiced before the Kerala High Court in Constitutional, Taxation, Company, Civil, Criminal, Labour laws, etc. His specialization was in Constitutional Law, Company Law, and Criminal Law. He was Standing Counsel for Kerala University from 1-7-2014 to 7-9-2015. He was appointed as Additional Judge, Kerala High Court for a period of 2 years with effect from 06.03.2020. His term as an Additional Judge will expire on 05.03.2022.

Justice Gopinath Puzhankara, LL.B., LL.M., was enrolled as Advocate on 07.01.1996. He practiced before the Kerala High Court in Constitutional, Taxation, Company laws and Service Laws. His specialization was in Constitutional, Taxation Law and Company Law. He was designated as Senior Advocate by the High Court of Kerala on 18.12.2018. He served as Central Government Standing Counsel in the High Court of Kerala from January, 2005 to September, 2008 and as Senior Standing Counsel from the Central Board of Excise & Customs (CBEC). He was appointed as Additional Judge, Kerala High Court for a period of 2 years with effect from 06.03.2020. His term as an Additional Judge will expire on 05.03.2022


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 25-05-2021]

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President appoints  7 Additional Judges of the Allahabad High Court.

  • Mohd. Aslam
  • Anil Kumar Ojha
  • Smt. Sadhna Rani (Thakur)
  • Naveen Srivastava
  • Syed Aftab Husain Rizvi
  • Ajai Tyagi
  • Ajai Kumar Srivastava-I

The period of appointment for the above Additional Judges differ.

The appointment of Sadhna Rani (Thakur), Syed Aftab Husain Rizvi and Ajai Kumar Srivastava-I, would be for a period of two years with effect from the date they assume charge of their respective offices.

However, the period of appointment of Mohd. Aslam, Anil Kumar Ojha, Naveen Srivastava, and Ajai Tyagi, would be with effect from the date they assumes charge of their offices till 14th January, 2023, 1st July, 2022, 19th December, 2021 and 31st December, 2022 respectively.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 22-03-2021]

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President appoints the following two Additional Judges of the Karnataka High Court:

  • Rajendra Badamikar
  • Sushree Kazi Jayabunnisa Mohiuddin

The above two Judges have been appointed for a period of 2 years.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 22-03-2021]