Juvenile Justice Monitoring Committee

(Secretariat Under the Jurisdiction of Punjab and Haryana High Court)

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Juvenile Justice Monitoring Committee

Chair Person

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Hon'ble Mr. Justice Jaswant Singh
Born on February 23, 1961, at Rohtak. Had his schooling in Oak Grove School, Jharipani, Mussoorie / Model School, Rohtak. After graduating in Arts in 1980, His Lordship took the degrees of Law and Master of Business Administration from Maharishi Dayanand University, Rohtak. His Lordship was enrolled as an Advocate in 1986 and started practice at District Courts, Sirsa. In April 1988, His Lordship moved to Chandigarh and started his legal practice in Punjab & Haryana High Court. Since March 1991 till his elevation held the posts of Assistant Advocate General, Deputy Advocate General, Senior Deputy Advocate General and Additional Advocate General, in the office of Advocate General, Haryana. Represented the State on the Civil Side by dealing with cases mainly relating to Service and Constitutional Law. Married in 1989 and blessed with one daughter. His Lordship has keen interest in Lawn Tennis, Golf and Cricket. Became President of the Chandigarh Lawyers Sports Association. Elevated as Judge of Punjab and Haryana High Court on December 5, 2007.

Members

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Hon'ble Mrs. Justice Daya Chaudhary
Her Lordship was born on January 10, 1959 in Village Bahin in District Gurgaon now District Palwal. Her Lordship passed her Matriculation Examination from Government Girls Secondary School, Palwal in the year 1974 and graduated in Arts from I.C. Government College for women, Rohtak in the year 1978. Her Lordship did Post Graduation from Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra in the year 1980 and LL.B from Panjab University, Chandigarh, in the year 1985. Her Lordship has also to her credit Post Graduate Diploma in Personnel Management and Labour Welfare and Post Graduate Diploma in Public Relations. She was enrolled as an Advocate with Bar Council of Punjab & Haryana High Court, Chandigarh in the year 1987 and started practice in Punjab & Haryana High Court, Chandigarh. Her Lordship specialized in Constitutional, Civil, Criminal and Tax. Her Lordship remained as President of Punjab & Haryana High Court Bar Association in the year 1999-2000 and earned the distinction of being first woman President ever elected. She also held the coveted post of Senior Central Government Standing Counsel, Assistant Solicitor General of India in Punjab & Haryana High Court. She was designated as a Senior Advocate on April 26, 2007 by Punjab & Haryana High Court and had credit of being the only senior designate woman lawyer in the High Court. During her tenure as a Advocate, she held a number of high offices viz. Member, Committee on Sexual Harassment against women in High court; Vice Chairperson, Haryana State Social Advisory Board; Member, State Telephone Advisory Committee; Member Punjab and Haryana State Legal Services Authority; Member Administrators' Advisory Council, Chandigarh and Non-Official Member of Central Jail, Burail. Her Lordship has also been Special Public Prosecutor (CBI) and Member, Counselling Centre, Punjab & Haryana High Court, Chandigarh. Besides this, Her Lordship has been doing the social work for the welfare of poor, downtrodden and women at large. Her Lordship has been a true embodiment of sympathy, consideration, compassion, brimming with the milk of human kindness. Her Lordship is a humility and modesty personified. Her compassionate and reflective self comes to the fore in her keen involvement in arranging/participating in lectures and in seminars related to women rights and justice, customer protection and atrocities on women. Her Lordship was elevated as Judge of Punjab & Haryana High Court, Chandigarh on December 5, 2007 and she is the first woman lawyer to be elevated as a High Court Judge in the Punjab & Haryana High Court.
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Hon'ble Mrs. Justice Rekha Mittal
Born on January 17th, 1959 at Mansa. Did B.A. in the year 1977 from Punjabi University, Patiala and LL.B in the year 1980 Panjab University, Chandigarh. Joined Punjab Judicial Services in November, 1983. My first posting was at Patiala. Promoted to Superior Judicial Services in the year 1999 and remained posted as Additional District Judge at Jalandhar and Amritsar. Became District and Sessions Judge in the year 2006 and was posted at Ropar. Remained posted as District Judge, Ferozepur from 2011 to June 2012. Elevated as Judge of the Punjab and Haryana High Court with effect from 15.06.2012 and thereafter as Permanent Judge on 19.12.2014.
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Hon'ble Mr. Justice Inderjit Singh
His Lordship was born on October 24, 1957, did his LL.M. in 1982 from Panjab University, Chandigarh. Joined Punjab Civil Services (Judicial Branch) in 1983. Promoted as Additional District & Sessions Judge in 1999 and served as such at different stations. Promoted as District & Sessions Judge in April 2006 and posted at Patiala. Remained District & Sessions Judge at Faridkot and Jalandhar also. He was elevated as Additional Judge of Punjab and Haryana High Court on June 15, 2012 and thereafter as Permanent Judge on 19.12.2014.
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Hon'ble Ms. Justice Jaishree Thakur Singh
Was born on the 24h of July 1961 at Chandigarh. Her father was a Professor having taught both English Literature and Persian. Did her schooling from Sacred Heart School at Chandigarh and did her graduation from Government College for Women Chandigarh with History(Hons.) in 1st Division in the year 1981. Thereafter, did her Law from Punjab University, Chandigarh, in the year 1984 and LL.M. (Specialization in Company Law) in 1986 with 1st Division. Was enrolled as an Advocate in the year 1986 with Bar Council of Punjab & Haryana and started practice in the Punjab & Haryana High Court at Chandigarh. Was appointed as Deputy Advocate General Punjab in March 1992 and remained in office till November 1992. Had taught as Part Time Lecturer in the Law Department Punjab University for six years. Also remained as Additional Senior Standing Counsel for Chandigarh Administration. In her private practice, dealt mainly with civil and corporate matters. Has been a reporter with the Indian Law Reporter for a number of years and was appointed as Editor in 2013 and remained as such till her elevation. Has been awarded college colors for sports. Apart from sports was also involved in Theater both during college and after. Was elevated as Judge of the Punjab & Haryana High Court on 25th September 2014. Was transferred to Rajasthan High Court and assumed the charge on 5th January, 2015. Now her Lordship has been transferred to this Court and assumed the charge on 5th October, 2016.

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Juvenile Justice Monitoring Committee

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Physical Address

Punjab and Haryana
High Court, Chandigarh (160001)
0172-6607464
0172-6607602
highcourt.juvenile[at]]gmail[dot]com

Hours

Monday - Saturday
9:30 a.m - 5:00 p.m
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