|Early Times Report |
JAMMU, Nov 19: Chief Justice of Jammu & Kashmir High Court Gita Mittal today administers Oath of office to Justice Rajesh Bindal who was recently transferred from Punjab & Haryana High Court to Jammu & Kashmir High Court at a modest oath ceremony held in the Court Room of the Chief Justice here at High Court Complex.
Earlier, the Warrants of Appointment order issued by the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind were read out by the Registrar General of the High Court of Jammu and Kashmir Sanjay Dhar. Registrar General also read the Letter of Authorization issued by Governor of Jammu & Kashmir Satya Pal Malik , authorizing Chief Justice of the High Court of Jammu and Kashmir, to administer the oath of office to Justice Rajesh Bindal. Congratulating Justice Rajesh Bindal, the Chief Justice wished him a successful tenure ahead.
With the appointment of these two judges, the strength of High Court judges has reached nine.
Justice Bindal has disposed of 78000 cases till March 31, 2018.