Seven UP judicial officers move SC seeking reconsideration for appointment to Allahabad High Court; SC issues notice

The petitioners submit that their names were recommended by the High Court collegium, but not considered by the Supreme Court collegium which only recommended Judge Subhash Chand, who is from the same batch.
Supreme Court of India
Supreme Court of India

A three-judge bench of the Supreme Court led by Chief Justice of India, SA Bobde has issued notice to the Secretary General of the Supreme Court and the Centre on a plea by seven district judges of Uttar Pradesh challenging the decision to not include their names as part of the Supreme Court Collegium's recommendation dated August 14, 2020, for appointment of Judges of the Allahabad High Court.

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