The Supreme Court collegium has approved a proposal for the appointment of three additional judges as permanent judges in the Gauhati High Court.
Headed by Chief Justice N V Ramana, the collegium approved the proposals at a meeting held on September 9 which were uploaded on the apex court website on Monday.
The names which have been approved are justices Soumitra Saikia, Parthivjyoti Saikia and S Hukato Swu.
Besides Ramana, justices U U Lalit and A M Khanwilkar are part of the three-member collegium which takes decisions with regard to high court judges.
(With PTI Inputs)