In a first, three women judges in Supreme Court

NEW DELHI: With the swearing-in of Justice Indira Banerjee, the Supreme Court will for the foremost time in its history contain three sitting ladies judges.
Justice Banerjee is the eighth girl make a selection within the Supreme Court since Independence.
She turned a excessive court make a selection February 5, 2002 and used to be made a prime justice of the Calcutta Excessive Court on April 5, 2017. She will be able to retire on September 23, 2022.
Earlier than her, senior suggest Indu Malhotra used to be appointed as the seventh girl make a selection within the apex court.
Malhotra used to be the foremost senior girl suggest to be straight appointed as the make a selection of the Supreme Court.
Amongst the three sitting ladies judges, Justice R Banumathi is the senior most and used to be elevated to the apex court on August 13, 2014.
The foremost girl make a selection of the apex court used to be Justice Fathima Beevi who used to be appointed in 1989, 39 years after the Supreme Court used to be build up in 1950. She used to be elevated to the apex court after her retirement as a make a selection of the Kerala Excessive Court.
The 2nd used to be Justice Sujata V Manohar, who started her profession as a make a selection of the Bombay Excessive Court and rose to grow to be the manager justice of Kerala Excessive Court. She used to be elevated to the apex court where she remained from November eight, 1994 till August 27, 1999.
Justice Ruma Pal followed Justice Manohar after a plight of nearly five months and turned the longest-serving girl make a selection, from January 28, 2000 to June 2, 2006.
After her retirement, it took 4 years to nominate the next girl make a selection. Justice Gyan Sudha Misra used to be elevated to the Supreme Court from the Jharkhand Excessive Court where she used to be the manager justice. Her tenure within the apex court used to be from April 30, 2010 to April 27, 2014.
At some level of her stint, she used to be joined by Justice Ranjana Prakash Desai, who served within the apex court between September 13, 2011 and October 29, 2014.
These two judges created a history by retaining court collectively as an all-ladies bench for a day in 2013.
After the retirement of Justice Desai on October 29, 2014, Justice Banumathi used to be the lone girl make a selection within the apex court till the appointment of Justice Malhotra on April 27, this year.
Justice Banumathi will retire on July 19, 2020.
This is the for the foremost time the apex court is having three ladies judges.