Justice Shukla, who was heading a division bench in the high court, had allegedly defied the categorical restraint orders passed by a CJI-led bench of the apex court last year .
Gogoi has also urged the prime minister to make tenure appointments of retired apex court judges and high court judges under Articles 128 and 224A of the Constitution.
Justice S A Bobde is likely to take over from Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi in November 2019, followed by justice N V Ramana in April 2021
Justice Patnaik said he is on vacation at his home town and will recommence the work of inquiry on coming back to Delhi in July.
A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi told Coordinator Prateek Hajela: 'Don't cut short the process just because you have to meet the deadline of July 31.'
The council also expressed disappointment over the views of two former Supreme Court judges, Justice Jasti Chelameswar and Justice Madan Lokur, following the clean chit given to CJI Gogoi.
With the swearing in of the four judges, the number of judges in the Supreme Court stands at 31, the full sanctioned strength of the top court.
Giving the CJI a clean chit, the in-house committee had said there was ‘no substance’ in the allegations made by the complainant.
The top court has a vacation bench functioning every year during the summer holidays but the Chief Justice of India never presides over it.
Chinmayi Sripada denied permission to hold protest against SC verdict in CJI Ranjan Gogoi sexual harassment case
The order further stated that it would create wrong assumption against the judicial system and will create law and order problems.
KK Venugopal also cited that the report in the 'Wire' is incorrect except for the fact that he wrote a letter and clarified it.
The protesters, who started their protest from Mandi House in the heart of New Delhi, wanted to march to the Supreme Court.
At least 30 activists and lawyers who were protesting against Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi were detained by the Ulsoor Gate police on Thursday.
Former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated by a suicide bomber in Sriperumbudur in Tamil Nadu on May 21, 1991.
The former minister and veteran journalist said doubts will always linger that the three members of the committee were shielding the CJI which will corrode the credibility.