The Tamil Nadu Assembly has passed a unanimous resolution that the Madras High Court be renamed as Tamil Nadu High Court and not as High Court of Chennai as proposed by the Centre, with Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa knocking on the Modi government’s doors with the proposal. Jayalalithaa moved the resolution in the AIADMK dominated state Assembly which was welcomed by the main Opposition DMK, and others, including Congress.
The Bill was introduced in Lok Sabha by the Minister of Law and Justice, Ravi Shanker Prasad with an aim to modify the names of the High Court’s (HCs) of Bombay, Calcutta and Madras. The High Courts of Bombay, Calcutta and Madras will be known as the High Courts of Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai respectively.
So let’s do:
1. Resolution for renaming of _______ High Court passed.
Source – The Hindu