The responsibility of Additional Solicitor General is to give advice to the Government of India upon such legal matters, and to perform such other duties of a legal character, as may from time to time, be referred or assigned to him by the Government of India. To appear, whenever required, in the Supreme Court or in any High Court on behalf of the Government of India in cases (including suits, writ petitions, appeal and other proceedings) in which the Government of India is concerned as a party or is otherwise interested.
Senior advocate of Bombay High Court Atma Ram Nadkarni was appointed as Additional Solicitor General (ASG). The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) approved the appointment of Nadkarni as Additional Solicitor General in Supreme Court for a period of 3 years.
So let’s do:
1. Who is appointed as Additional Solicitor General ?