Government rushes to clear five names for Delhi HC

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New Delhi | November 1, 2016 6:39 AM

Brushing aside its objections to two names, the Centre has cleared the decks to elevate five serving judicial officers as judges in the Delhi High Court.

Brushing aside its objections to two names, the Centre has cleared the decks to elevate five serving judicial officers as judges in the Delhi High Court.

The files of appointment were processed on a fast-track mode hours after chief justice T S Thakur made it clear that the Supreme Court “cannot allow the executive to decimate the system” by what it called “inaction, inefficiency or unwillingness” to appoint judges.

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