9 new supreme court judges take oath ; working strength rises to 33 with one vacancy

In a first, nine new judges took oath as supreme court judges in one on go tuesday. Also, it is for the first time in the history of India three woman judges are apponted to the supreme court in one go.

Chief justice of India NV Ramana administered the oath to the newly sworn – in judges.

The new judges are( in order of seniority)

1.justice A. S. Oka
2.justice Vikram Nath
3.justice J k Maheshwari
4.justice Hima kholi
5.justice BV Nagarthna
6 justice CT Ravikumar
7.justice M. M sundresh
8.justice Bela M Trivedi
9.P.S Narasimha, senior advocate

The supreme Court collegium comprising of chief justice NV Ramana justice UU lalit, A M Khanwilkar, D Y chandrachund and L, Nageswara has recommend these name on 17 august. On August 26 the president notified the appointment accepting all recommendations.

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