[dropcap]C[/dropcap]entre Government after resisting for last seven months the appointment of Justice K M Joseph as the judge of the Supreme Court India, has finally notified his appointment on August 3, 2018. He will have tenure till June 16, 2023.
Breaking- Government of India notifies appointment of Justice K M Joseph as judge of the Supreme Court of India. pic.twitter.com/OfwsWLp33Z
The Supreme Court’s Collegium consisting of the Chief Justice of India, Dipak Misra, Justice Ranjan Gogoi, Justice Kurian Joseph and Jutsice A K Sikri, had reiterated his name for the appointment as judge of the Supreme Court on July 16, 2018 after Centre government had returned his name for reconsideration in April 2018. Government has also notified appointments of Justice Indira Banerjee and Justice Vineet Saran as the judges of the Supreme Court.
Breaking- Chief Justice Dipak Misra, being authorised by the President of India, will administer oath of office to the newly appointed justices of the Supreme Court on August 7, 2018. pic.twitter.com/odiafH8gCV