Special Correspondent

NEW DELHI: Justice Behram Jahanbux Shethna, judge of the Gujarat High Court, has been transferred to Sikkim High Court, while another Gujarat High Court judge Justice P.B. Majumdar was shifted to the Rajasthan High Court.

Justice Viney Mittal, judge of the Punjab and Haryana High Court, has been shifted to the Madhya Pradesh High Court, a press communiqué of the Law and Justice Ministry said here on Friday. It said the President directed them to assume office on or before April 14.

The President also appointed Kuldip Singh and Rajeev Sharma in the Himachal Pradesh High Court and Laxmi Narain Mittal and Nawab Singh in the Punjab and Haryana High Court as Additional Judges, in that order of seniority, for a period of two years from the date they assume office.