//Three sitting judges in Advisory panel for Goonda Act

Three sitting judges in Advisory panel for Goonda Act

Thiruvananthapuram: Three sitting judges of the Kerala High Court will form the three-member Advisory Board for the effective implementation of the Goondas Act in the state, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said on Thursday.

Talking to newspersons here after a meeting of the state cabinet, the chief minister said the Union Law Ministry had cleared the names of three judges for the panel. He said Justice M. Ramachandran would be the Chairman of the Advisory Board, while Justice Kurian Joseph and Justice P.R. Raman would be its members. The chief minister made it clear that utmost care would be given to ensure that the Act was not misused in any manner.