Justice Bhushan was to retire on July 4 but advanced his day of retirement to July 2 due to his mother's demise. He joined the Supreme Court as a judge on May 13, 2016 and was chief justice of the Kerala High Court from 2015.
The All India Lawyers’ Union (AILU) on Sunday, through a statement addressed to the Chief Justice of India (CJI), has expressed its reservation against the reported move for the elevation of advocates practising in the Supreme Court as judges of High Courts.
The SCBA said it doesn’t have the facilities of a full-fledged hospital and requested members, who are suffering any ailment or have recovered from Covid, to consult their doctors before coming for Covid vaccination.
The Supreme Court administration on Thursday conveyed its ‘in-principle’ concurrence to the initiative of the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) for setting up a temporary in-patient facility for Covid patients in the Supreme Court Complex.
SCBA Secretary Prasad felicitated the retiring CJI on behalf of the SCBA and kicked off the event by welcoming all members of the bar and introducing Senior Advocate Pradeep Kumar Rai to commence the function.