Ten judges made permanent judges of Hyderabad High Court

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Acting Chief Justice Dilip Baba Saheb Bhosale of Hyderabad High Court on Wednesday administered the oath of office to 10 judges as permanent judges.

The judges are:

  • A.Ramalingeswara Rao
  • B.Siva Shankar Rao
  • M.Seetharama Murty
  • S.Ravi Kumar
  • U.Durga Prasada Rao’
  • T.Sunil Chowdary
  • M.Satyanarayana Murty
  • M.S.K.Jaiswal
  • A.Shankar Narayana
  • Ms.Anis

Though all the judges were appointed as additional judges in October 2013, their elevation as permanent judges got delayed in view of non-functioning of the collegium of the Supreme Court that is competent body to make recommendations to the Union of India.

After the striking down of the National Judicial Appointments Commission on Bill by the Supreme Court, the collegium commenced its function and started the process of appointment of judges.

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