13 HC judges, 4 Addl judges appointed

Kashmir Times. Dated: 10/14/2021 8:22:05 PM

NEW DELHI, Oct 13: President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday appointed ten High Court judges, seven of them in Telangana High Court and three in Orissa High Court, promoted three as judges of Gauhati High Court and promoted four as additional judges in Kerala.

A Rashtrapati Communique said these judges were appointed by the President after consultation with the Chief Justice of India.

Those made judges in Telangana High Court are Mrs P SreeSudha, Mrs C Sumalatha, Mrs G Radha Rani, M Laxman, N Tukaramji and A Venkateshwar Reddy, all six judicial officers, and Mrs P Madhavi Devi, member, Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT).

The judges appointed in Orissa High Court are advocate Mruganka Sekhar Sahoo, and judicial officers Radha Krishna Pattanaik and Sashikanta Mishra.

Three additional judges of Gauhati promoted as judges are: Soumitra Saikia, Parthivjyoti Saikia and S Hukato Swu (from Nov 5).

Four named as additional judge of the Kerala High Court are all judicial officers -- Chandrasekharan Kartha Jayachandran, Mrs Sophy Thomas, PuthenVeedu Gopala Pillai Ajithkumar and Mrs Chandrasekharan Sudha.



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