The Supreme Court Collegium has recommended the appointment of three lawyers and 2 judicial officers as judges of Gauhati High Court.
The decision was taken by the Collegium in a meeting held on September 1.
The lawyers recommended are:
1. Kakheto Sema
2. Devashis Baruah, and
3. Arun Dev Choudhury
The judicial officers recommended are:
1. Malasri Nandi, and
2. Marli Vankung
The Gauhati High Court is functioning with four vacancies. It has a working strength of 20 as against a sanctioned strength of 24.
[Read Collegium Statement]