SC collegium recommends to appoint four new HC judges
New Delhi: The supreme court collegium recommended to promote advocates T R Ravi, Bechu Kurian Thomas and P Gopinatha Menon and Kozhikode district sessions judge M R Anitha as high court judges. The recommendation was handed over to Union Ministry of Law.
T R Ravi is former government pleader. Bechu Kurian Thomas is son of former supreme court judge K T Thomas. Veteran lawyer Gopinatha Menon is a partner of Menon and Pi Associates.
The collegium including Chief Justice S A Bobde, justices N V Ramana and Arun Mishra had interviewed these four lawyers. However, the name of lawyer Parvathi Sanjay, who attended the interview on Wednesday was not included in the list. she is daughter-in-law of Left thinker Appukuttan Vallikkunnu.