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L Nageswara Rao, DY Chandrachud + 2: New SC judges recommended

DY Chandrachud will make it to the SC at a very tender age...
DY Chandrachud will make it to the SC at a very tender age...

As first reported by LiveLaw and the Deccan Chronicle, the Supreme Court collegium has recommended four names for elevation to the Supreme Court:

DY Chandrachud ([56] of Allahabad high court); AM Khanwilkar (58) of Madhya Pradesh High Court at Jabalpur and Ashok Bhushan (60) of Kerala high court and L Nageswara Rao, former Additional Solicitor General and senior advocate.

According to Union Law Ministry sources the names received from collegium will be processed and appointments will be made within a fortnight. Justices Chandrachud and Khanwilkar both belonged to Maharashtra and Justice Bhushan belonged to Uttar Pradesh. Mr. Rao hails from Andhra Pradesh.

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