The Central Government has notified the appointment of six lawyers as additional judges of the Kerala High Court.

The names of six Advocates appointed as Additional Judges are:

(i) Shri Abdul Hakhim Mullappally Abdul Aziz,

(ii) Shri Syam Kumar Vadakke Mudavakkat,

(iii) Shri Harisankar Vijayan Menon,

(iv) Shri Manu Sreedharan Nair,

(v) Shri Easwaran Subramani, and

(vi) Shri Manoj Pulamby Madhavan.

"In exercise of the power conferred by Clause(1) of Article 224 of the Constitution of India, the President is pleased to appoint S/Shri (i) Mullappally Abdul Aziz Abdul Hakhim, (ii) Syam Kumar Vadakke Mudavakkat,(iii)Harisankar Vijayan Menon, (iv) Manu Sreedharan Nair,(v) Easwaran Subramani and (vi) Manoj Pulamby Madhavan, to be Additional Judges, of the Kerala High Court, in that order of seniority, for a period of two years, with effect from the date they assume the charge of their respective offices", said the notification Ministry of Law and Justice today.

By a resolution dated March 12, 2024, the Supreme Court Collegium had recommended their names for elevation as Judges.

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