The NCLAT has been facing a severe shortage of Judges . By appointing five new Judges ,the Judges strength has gone up from seven to twelve.
The new five Judges are now appointed by Notification dated 12.05.2022. As per the Notification ,Two former High Court Judges and one sitting Judge are appointed as Judicial Members . Two Former bureaucrats from All India Services have been appointed as Technical Members.
Following are the Details:
Justice Rakesh Kumar Jain, Retd. judge, Punjab and Haryana High Court
Justice Rakesh Kumar, Retd. Judge, Patna High Court
Justice M Satyanarayan Murthy sitting judge, Andra Pradesh High Court
Barun Mishra, IAS, Retd. secretory, Department of justice
Naresh Salecha, IRAS, Member (finance), Railway Board