Chief Justice administers oath to new judge of JK High Court

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JAMMU: Chief Justice, Jammu and Kashmir High Court, Justice Gita Mittal, administered oath of office to Justice Rajesh Bindal as Judge of the J&K High Court at a swearing-in-ceremony organised here on Monday.
Chief Justice congratulated the new Judge and wished him a successful tenure ahead.
Justice Bindal, a senior Judge, has been appointed as Judge of J&K High Court following his transfer from the Punjab and Haryana High Court, a handout read.
Justice Bindal was administered the oath after the High Court’s Registrar General Sanjay Dhar read out the Warrant of Appointment issued by the President of India. He also read the Letter of Authorisation issued by Governor of Jammu & Kashmir, authorising Chief Justice of the High Court of Jammu and Kashmir, to administer the oath of office to the newly appointed Judge, it read.