The Central Government has extended the tenure of Bethala Shantha Vijaya Prakash Kumar (Judicial Member) as the Acting President of the National Company Law Tribunal for a period of three months, w.e.f. from April 5.
Kumar took charge of the office on January 5, 2020, subsequent to retirement of Justice MM Kumar. His three months tenure as the Acting President was set to expire on April 5 due to which the following notification has been issued,
"it has been decided to extend the tenure of Shri BSV Prakash Kumar as acting President for a period of another three months with effect from 5th April, 2020, or till joining of new President, or until further orders, whichever is earlier."