Sources said that the CJI assured the judges that he will consult Justice Gogoi and take up the issue with the Centre.
Justice KM Joseph appointed as Supreme Court judge after months of tussle between Judiciary and Executive
Justice KM Joseph's name was recommended by the Supreme Court Collegium on January 10 this year, but the Centre returned the file for Joseph's elevation, citing his 'lack of seniority'.
The move comes a day after government cleared appointment of senior advocate Indu Malhotra as Supreme Court judge and kept in abeyance a decision on Joseph, who heads the Uttarakhand High Court.
the Centre on Wednesday cleared the name of senior lawyer Indu Malhotra as a judge of the Supreme Court. The decision comes three months after the collegium recommended her name along with