Following the official notification of the Ministry of Law and Justice for the appointment of 8 Advocates as Allahabad High Court as Additional Judges of Allahabad HC, the oath ceremony took place on Wednesday.
Newly appointed Chief Justice Rajesh Bindal administered the oath to the following 8 Advocates as Additional Judges of Allahabad High Court for a period of 2 years.
1. Chandra Kumar Rai, Advocate
2. Krishan Pal, Advocate.
3. Sameer Jain, Advocate.
4. Ashutosh Srivastava, Advocate
5. Subhash Vidyarthi, Advocate.
6. Brij Raj Singh, Advocate.
7. Shree Prakash Singh, Advocate
8. Vikas Budhwar, Advocate
The Supreme Court collegium in its meeting held on 24 August 2021 cleared the name of 13 Advocates and 4 Judicial Officers for appointment as Judges of Allahabad High Court.
However, till now notification of appointment has been issued with respect to 8 Advocates only and the rest of the recommendations are still pending before the Central Government.