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Collegium recommends that nine judges of Madras High Court be made permanent [Read Statement]

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The Supreme Court Collegium has recommended that nine additional judges of the Madras High Court be made permanent judges of the High Court.

Following a meeting held on February 12, the following judges have been recommended to be made permanent judges, i.e.

  • PT Asha

  • M Nirmal Kumar

  • Subramonium Prasad

  • N Anand Venkatesh

  • GK Ilanthiraiyan

  • Krishnan Ramasamy

  • C Saravanan

  • B Pugalendhi

  • Senthilkumar Ramamoorthy

Seven of these judges, Justices PT Asha, M Nirmal Kumar, Subramonium Prasad, N Anand Venkatesh, GK Ilanthiraiyan, Krishnan Ramaswamy and C Saravanan were appointed as additional judges in June 2018.

Justice Pugalendhi was appointed as an additional judge for a two year term in November 2018. Justice Ramamoorthy, a former partner at Dua Associates, was so appointed in February 2019.

[Read the Collegium Statement]

Collegium Statement - 9 Permenant Judges.pdf
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