Supreme Court Collegium has recommended Bombay High Court Judge A.S Oka as Chief Justice of Karnataka High Court
" Office of the Chief Justice of the Karnataka High Court has fallen vacant, consequent upon elevation of Mr. Justice Dinesh Maheshwari, Chief Justice of that High Court to the Supreme Court. Therefore, appointment to that office is required to be made."
" Mr. Justice A.S.Oka is the senior-most Judge from Bombay High Court and is functioning in that High Court since his elevation. Having regard to all relevant factors, the Collegium finds Mr. Justice A.S.Oka suitable in all respects for being appointed as Chief Justice of the Karnataka High Court. The Collegium resolves to recommend accordingly " States the Collegium resolution.