The High Court (HC) on Sunday (July 31) got 11 new additional judges as President M Abdul Hamid made the appointments for two years from the date of their oath, in line with Article 98 of the Constitution.
Law and Justice Division issued a gazette notification in this regard today.
The 11 newly appointed additional judges are - District and Sessions Judge Md Shawkat Ali Chowdhury, District and Sessions Judge Md Atabullah, Deputy Attorney General Biswajit Debnath, Deputy Attorney General Md Aminul Islam, Advocate Md Ali Reza, Supreme Court Registrar General Md Bozlur Rahman, Dhaka Metropolitan Sessions Judge KM Imrul Qayesh, District and Sessions Judge Fahmida Quader, Deputy Attorney General Md Bashir-Ullah, Advocate SM Masud Hossain Dolon and Advocate AKM Rabiul Hasan.
The gazette notification, signed by Law and Justice Division Secretary Md Golam Sarwar said the appointment will come into effect from the date of their oath.
BDST: 1605 HRS, July 31, 2022