Supreme Court gives nod for a for a separate High Court for Andhra Pradesh
The Supreme Court of India (SCI) has recently given nod for a separate High Court for Andhra Pradesh and it will start functioning from 1st January 2019. It will be the 25th high court in the country and will initially function from a temporary structure till the permanent building comes up in the ambitious Justice City complex in the State’s capital Amaravati. Since the bifurcation of the State on June 2, 2014, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana have had a common high court situated at Hyderabad. The existing court will from next year be known as the Telangana High Court.
Topics: Amaravati • Andhra Pradesh • Andhra Pradesh High Court • Chagari Praveen Kumar • Government of Telangana • India • States and union territories of India • Telangana • Telangana High Court • Telangana movement