The Supreme Court collegium has recommended the elevation of eight Advocates as judges of Karnataka High Court.
The collegium comprising Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, Justice SA Bobde and Justice NV Ramana approved the following names:
Savanur Vishwajith Shetty
Singapuram Raghavachar Krishna Kumar
Maralur Indrakumar Arun
Mohammed Ghouse Shukure Kamal
Ashok Subhashchandra Kinagi
Engalaguppe Seetharamaiah Indiresh
Sachin Shankar Magadum
The recommendations had been made by the Karnataka High Court collegium in May last year. While approving the candidature of the above-mentioned lawyers, the Supreme Court collegium remitted the candidature of Advocate Bangalore Vasudevaiah Vidyulatha to the High Court.