Justice Walia sworn-in as High Court judge

SRINAGAR: Justice Bawa Singh Walia was sworn-in as a judge of the Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Monday in a ceremony held in the High Court complex here.
Justice Walia was administered oath of office by the Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir High Court, Justice N Paul Vasanthakumar.
Minister for Law & Justice Abdul Haq, judges of the High Court, commissioner secretary Law Mohammad Ashraf Mir, former judges, lawyers, and other dignitaries attended the swearing-in ceremony.
The sanctioned strength of judges in Jammu and Kashmir High Court is 14 including nine permanent and five additional judges.