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Data Mohan not elevated to HC


Agartala, December 6, 2018: Data Mohan Jamatia, Law Secretary of Tripura, will go through another round of considerations before he could actually become judge of High Court of Tripura. The Supreme Court collegium in its recent meeting remitted the matter to the chief justice of the high Court to review viability and requirements of Jamatia. 

The matter has been pending for past two years, but the Supreme Court collegium has not been clearing Jamatia's elevation. 

The collegium said its member judges had a considered view to return the matter to Chief Justice of Tripura High Court which means the matter has to be addressed fresh.

The decision also raid to rest remours that Jamatia has been elevated to high Court. If he finally makes through all odds he will be first tribal judicial officer in Tripura to become a judge in high Court.