- 23 Mar 2021
- 1 min read
Vacancies In the Judiciary Are Troubling. But Other Issues Exist, Too
The Parliamentary Standing Committee for the Ministry of Law and Justice has identified the right issues. However, a deeper conversation on the norms governing judge strength and composition of the judiciary is long overdue
This opinion was published in The Indian Express on March 23, 2021.
About the Authors
Chitrakshi is a Research Fellow working in the area of Judicial Reforms. She has worked on areas such as judicial planning, transparency in the judiciary, and is currently studying the way the office of prosecution works in the criminal justice system in India. A 2014 graduate of NALSAR, Hyderabad she was working as a research associate for Centre for Social Justice, Ahmedabad, prior to joining Vidhi. Interested in pursuing research that lies at the intersection of law and social sciences, she completed her Masters in Politics from the University of Delhi and is also pursuing research at the Centre for the Study of Law and Governance, JNU on urbanisation and governance.
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