Bengaluru, Nov 3: Karnataka Governor Vajubhai R Vala today administered oath of office to newly appointed 7 additional judges as full time Judges and five others as additional Judges of High Court, at a function held in Raj Bhavan here on Saturday.
The additional judges who were appointed as full time judges are – Justices K Somashekhar, K S Mudugal, S Harish Kumar, John Michael D’Cunha, B A Patil, N K Sudhindra Rao and H B Prabhakar Shastri. The five Additional Judges who took oath of office were -- A G Nijagannanavar, H P Sandesh, P Govinda Rao, Mutalik Patil and P S Bellunke.
Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy, Law Minister Krishna Byregowda, Chief Justice of Karnataka High Court Justice Dinesh Maheshwari,several Judges of the High Court and subordinate courts and advocates were present during the function. (UNI)