AND HARYANA HIGH COURT, CHANDIGARH.
Hon'ble Mr. Justice Vijender Jain, Chief Justice, today administered the
oath to Ms. Sabina and Mr. Jora Singh as High Court Judges in the Chief
Justice's Court (Court Room No.1).
All the Hon'ble Judges; former Judges; Advocate Generals of
Punjab and Haryana; President High Court Bar Association; Senior
Advocates; Civil Servants and other High Court Officers were present on
the occasion. Both the newly
appointed Hon'ble Judges are from Punjab. Whereas Ms. Sabina was posted
as District and Sessions Judge, Bathinda; Mr. Jora Singh was posted as
District and Sessions Judge, Fatehgarh Sahib before elevation.
With the present elevation, the strength of High Court Judges has
increased to 43, a figure
which is all time high. This
is the first time that there will be three lady Judges on the Bench of the
High Court. Earlier, Mr. Ram
Chand Gupta, Registrar General read out the notification of the Government
of India and the warrants of appointment of Ms.Sabina and Mr. Jora Singh
as High Court Judges.