SC Collegium recommends the appointment of Advocates Vishal Dhagat and Vishal Mishra as Judges of Madhya Pradesh HC

Proposal for the appointment of following five Advocates, as Judges of the Madhya Pradesh High Court:
1. Divesh Jain,
2. Sanjay Sarwate,
3. Archana Kher,
4. Vishal Dhagat, and
5. Vishal Mishra

“Collegium had an interaction with all the recommendees on 1st April, 2019. On the basis of interaction and having regard to all relevant factors, the Collegium is of the considered view that S/Shri (1) Vishal Dhagat and (2) Vishal Mishra (mentioned at Sl. Nos. 4 and 5 above) are suitable for being appointed as Judges of the Madhya Pradesh High Court.”

“As regards S/Shri (1) Divesh Jain, (2) Sanjay Sarwate, and (3) Smt. Archana Kher, (mentioned at Sl. Nos. 1, 2 and 3 above) having regard to all relevant factors and the material placed in the file, the Collegium is of the considered view that the proposal for their elevation deserves to be remitted to the Madhya Pradesh High Court.”

Collegium comprising of Ranjan Gogoi, CJ and S.A. Bobde and N.V. Ramana, JJ. resolves to recommend that S/Shri (1) Vishal Dhagat, and (2) Vishal Mishra, Advocates be appointed as Judges of the Madhya Pradesh High Court. Their inter se seniority be fixed as per the existing practice.


[Resolution dt. 10-05-2019]

Collegium Resolutions

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