The Central Government has notified the appointment of advocates Jasmeet Singh and Amit Bansal as the judges of the Delhi High Court.
The notification dated 22.02.2021 issued by the Ministry of Law and Justice (Department of Justice), Government of India reads:
" In exercise of the power conferred by clause (1) of Article 217 of the Constitution of India, the President is pleased to appoint S/Shri (i) Jasmeet Singh and (ii) Amit Bansal, to be Judges of the Delhi High Court, in that order of seniority, with effect from the date they assume charge of their respective offices."
The Supreme Court collegium last year passed names of 6 advocates namely Jasmeet Singh, Amit Bansal, Tara Vitasta Ganju, Anish Dayal, Amit Sharma and Mini Pushkarna. Out of the 6, the Central Government on Monday cleared named of two advocates namely Mr. Jasmeet Singh and Mr. Amit Bansal.