The Ministry of Law and Justice has officially appointed Justice Pradeep Kumar Srivastava As a Permanent Judge in Jharkhand High Court, Here’s a brief overview of the main points:
- Notification from the Ministry of Law and Justice confirms the appointment of Justice Pradeep Kumar Srivastava as a permanent judge in the Jharkhand High Court.
- This appointment is subject to the authority of Article 217(1) Strengthens the role of Justice Srivastava on the bench of the Indian Constitution.
- Justice Pradeep Kumar Srivastava has received assent from the President to elevate him from additional judge to judge. Permanent Judge in Jharkhand High Court.
- The appointment will be effective from the day Justice Srivastava assumes his new responsibilities, as recommended by the Supreme Court Collegium on January 18.
- The appointment process of the Chief Justice and judges of the High Courts is governed by Article 217(1) of the Indian Constitution.
- The President’s consultation with the Chief Justice of India and the Governor of the concerned state is integral to the appointment of the Chief Justice, while for other judicial appointments the Chief Justice of the concerned High Court is also consulted.
- In cases where a High Court functions over several States, consultation with the Governors of all concerned States is mandatory.
Jharkhand High Court Overview
- year of establishment 2000, Jharkhand High Court is relatively new in the judicial landscape of India.
- The High Court, tasked with overseeing legal matters within the state of Jharkhand, plays a vital role in upholding justice.
- Currently, Justice Chandrashekhar serves as the Chief Justice of Jharkhand High CourtAssumes charge on February 20, 2023.
This announcement marks an important milestone in the career of Justice Pradeep Kumar Srivastava and underlines the adherence to constitutional protocol in judicial appointments while ensuring the effective functioning of the Jharkhand High Court.
Important questions related to exam
Q1. Who is currently serving as the Chief Justice of Jharkhand High Court?
Q2. Which authority controls the appointment of judges in the Jharkhand High Court?
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