Parliamentary committee seeks complaints on proposed judges

Kathmandu: The Parliamentary Hearing Committee has sought complaints, if any, against five advocates and judges recommended for the post of Supreme Court justices by the Judicial Council. 

Parliamentary Hearing Committee Chairperson Laxman Lal Karna shared that a public notice would be issued to seek complaints against the proposed SC judges with a ten- day deadline. The notice would be issued for it on Friday. 

The Judicial Council on April 1 had recommended Chief Judge of Patan High Court, Prakash Dhungana, Chief Judge of Surkhet High Court, Sushmalata Mathema, former attorney general Hari Phuyal and senior advocates Kumar Regmi and Dr Manoj Kumar Sharma as the SC justices. RSS