Union Cabinet approves the High Courts (Alteration of Names) Bill, 2016
Posted on:06 Jul 2016 12:27:01
Free Current Affairs to Your Email
06 July 2016 Current Affairs: The Union Cabinet has given its approval to The High Courts (Alteration of Names) Bill, 2016 to change names of the High Courts based on the nomenclature cities they are located.
The Bill facilitates changing of the names of ‘Madras High Court as Chennai High Court’ and ‘Bombay High Court as Mumbai High Court’ respectively. After the enactment of this act, the High Courts of Bombay and Madras will named after the names of the cities in which they were located.
The proposed Bill in consequence to the change in the names of these High Courts was prepared to fulfil demands of the respective State Government and the people. There was demand to change the colonial names of these High Courts as the colonial names of the cities in which they are located also have been changed. At present, there is no Union Law under which the proposal for change of names of these High Courts can be addressed. This Bill has addressed this requirement.
FreshersLive - No.1 Job site in India. Here you can find latest 2017 government as well as private job recruitment notifications for different posts vacancies in India. Get top company jobs for both fresher and experienced. Job Seekers can get useful interview tips, resume services & interview Question and answer. Practice online test free which is helpful for interview preparation. Register with us to get latest employment news/rojgar samachar notifications. Also get latest free govt and other sarkari naukri job alerts daily through E-mail.