Hyderabad (Telangana): The union government on Thursday issued orders for appointing the Chief Justice Of newly created Andhra Pradesh High Court. The senior most judge of Andhra Pradesh High Court Justice Praveen Kumar has been appointed the Chief Justice Of the state. He would assume charge on January 1, 2019. In its orders, the Center has also stated that the current Chief Justice of the High Court Justice TB Radhakrishnan would continue in his post as the Chief Justice Of Telangana High Court. The Center’s decision to appoint the new Chief Justice comes in the wake of issuance of a gazette notification by president of India bifurcating the existing High Court at Hyderabad on Wednesday. In its orders, the president has allotted 14 judges to Andhra Pradesh and 10 judges to the Telangana state. However, the Center has allotted two more judges to the Telnangana state in its fresh orders. The names of these judges are Justice RS Chouhan and Justice Rama Subramanianan.
Meanwhile, the advocates from Telangana state expressed their joy over the bifurcation of the existing high court and celebrated the occasion by distributing sweets at all courts of the state. The advocates practising at High Court of the state in the city too joined in the celebrations and thanked the central government for bifurcating the high court. They said that their four and half year long fight to get the separate high court has finally been paid off.
Liked it? Take a second to support The TMC Desk on Patreon!
-TMC Desk Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh), December 17, 2017 Hyderabad police on Sunday claimed to have busted a high-profile prostitution racket and “saved” two actresses. Police identified the two actresses as Richa A Saksena, who acted in […]
–TMC Desk Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), Jan 12: India on Friday deployed a remote sensing Cartosat and 30 other satellites, including 28 from six nations into the earth’s orbit after a copybook launch from its spaceport here. […]
–TMC Desk Vijayawada, Jan 26: Five persons were killed and eight others injured in a truck-bus collision in West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh early on Friday, police said. The truck hit the Andhra Pradesh State […]