Wednesday, April 21, 2021
154,225FansLike
654,155FollowersFollow
0SubscribersSubscribe
Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.

Jasmeet Singh, Amit Bansal sworn in as judges of Delhi High Court

The High Court now has a total of 31 judges against the sanctioned strength of 60. The oath of office of Justices Jasmeet Singh and Amit Bansal was administered by Delhi High Court Chief Justice D.N. Patel.

Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.

Jasmeet Singh and Amit Bansal were sworn in as new judges of the Delhi High Court when they took the oath of office on Wednesday. 

With the two new additions, the High Court now has a total of 31 judges against the sanctioned strength of 60. The oath of office of Justices Jasmeet Singh and Amit Bansal was administered by Delhi High Court Chief Justice D.N. Patel.

Chief Justice D.N. Patel with Justice Amit Bansal

According to the fresh roster, Justice Jasmeet Singh will sit in Division Bench 1 (DB-1) which is headed by Chief Justice Patel while Justice Bansal would sit in DB-5 headed by Justice Rajiv Sahai Endlaw.

Chief Justice D.N. Patel with Justice Jasmeet Singh

The President had approved the appointment of the two new judges on Monday. “…In exercise of the power conferred by clause (1) of Article 217 of the Constitution of India, the President is pleased to appoint S/Shri (i) Jasmeet Singh and (ii) Amit Bansal, to be Judges of the Delhi High Court, in that order of seniority, with effect from the date they assume charge of their respective offices,” said a notification from the Ministry of Law and Social Justice.

Jasmeet Singh, B.Com (Hons), LL.B, has 27 years of experience, practicing in Delhi High Court and Subordinate Courts from 1992 onwards. He has been practising in Constitutional, Civil, Labour, Service, and Matrimonial covering all branches of Law. He has specialization in Service and Civil Law.

Also Read: Punjab and Haryana HC adjourns hearing of Dalit activist Nodeep Kaur’s bail plea till February 26

Amit Bansal, B.Com. (Hons), LL.B, LL.M, has specialization in Education Laws, Arbitration Laws, Indirect Taxes Law, Service Law. He served as Senior Standing Counsel, Central Board of indirect Taxes and Customs, Standing Counsel and Legal Advisor, Central Board for Secondary Education (CBSE) from 2004, National Testing Agency (NTA), Additional Standing Counsel, University of Delhi, in the Delhi High Court from 2008 and Additional Standing Counsel, NDMC from 1999-2005.

Did you find apk for android? You can find new Free Android Games and apps.

News Update

Calcutta HC appoints fresh arbitrator as parties demand fresh adjudication

Another question raised in the petition was that if both parties agree to decide the claims afresh by such an independent arbitrator appointed by the court, whether the court can remand back the matter to the same arbitrator who delivered the award.
00:19:14

Video: SC on arbitration, UP Police gets clean chit in Vikas Dubey’s encounter case

The important decision of the Supreme Court on arbitration. The court said Indian parties can choose foreign seats for arbitration.

Plea in Supreme Court seeks ban on polls, rallies in Bengal, Assam, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry

It is said elections were conducted in Bihar, while by-polls were held in different states in November 2020 by not consulting the Health Ministry which thereby led to violating the COVID-19 norms.

Supreme Court refuses to transfer CBI cases against former CPWD chief engineer, his wife

According to the petitioner, CBI had filed criminal cases against him and his wife under the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 and they had been tried before the Court of Special CBI Judge, Siliguri, Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Did you find apk for android? You can find new Free Android Games and apps.