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9 new additional judges sworn in
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9 new additional judges sworn in

Nine newly-appointed additional judges to the High Court were sworn in on Monday morning.

Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain administered the oath at 10:30am at the Supreme Court Judges Lounge.

The judges are – Md Mahbubul Islam, Dr Jakir Hossain, Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman, Sahed Nur Uddin, Kazi Ebadat Hossain, AM Jahid Sarwar Kajal, Kazi Zeenat Haque, Md Mahmud Hasan Talukdar Mintu and AKM Jahirul Haque.

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The Law Ministry on Sunday issued a notification about their appointment for two years following the President’s approval, said Rezaul Karim, public relations officer of the ministry.