SRINAGAR: Justice Alok Aradhe will be administered oath as judge of the Jammu and Kashmir high court by the chief justice N Paul Vasanthakumar at 10:30pm on Tuesday.
Justice Aradhe was transferred from Madhya Pradesh High Court by Law Ministry and was asked to assume his new charge on or before September 23.
While the approved strength of judges in the high Court is 17, Aradhe’s appointment will take the bench strength to 10.
Born on April 13, 1964 at Raipur, Justice Aradhe was enrolled as advocate on July 12, 1988. He practiced on civil and constitutional, arbitration and company matters before being appointed as additional judge of the high court of Madhya Pradesh on December 29, 2009. He became the permanent Judge on February 15th, 2011.