Precise time frame for Judicial Appointments not possible, Govt responds to Shashi Tharoor

The Union Ministry of Law and Justice yesterday published its response to queries posed by Member of Parliament, Shashi Tharoor concerning judicial appointments.

As per the response statement issued by the Law Ministry, Tharoor’s queries were posed under four heads. The first two concerned the actual number of pending recommendations for appointments to the Higher Judiciary i.e.