:: Peoples Time Online ::
Nine additional judges have been appointed to the High Court (HC), raising the total number of HC judges to 100.
President Md Abdul Hamid has issued the appointment while the Law Ministry issued a gazette notification in this regard today.
The new judges are—District and Session Judge Muhammad Mahbub-ul-Islam, District and Session Judge Shahed Nuruddin, SC Registrar General Dr Md Zakir Hossain, District and Session Judge Md Akhtaruzzaman, Advocate Md Mahmud Hasan Talukder, Advocate Kazi Ebadat Hossain, Deputy Attorney General KM Zahid Sarwar, Deputy Attorney General AKM Zahirul Haque and Deputy Attorney General Kazi Zinat Hoque.
According to the gazette, four lower court judges, three deputy attorney generals and two Supreme Court lawyers have been appointed as the additional judges of the HC for next two years.