Most number of women judges in Madras HC

The Madras High Court is the only High Court in the country to have 12 women judges. The strength of the court is 63 judges against the sanctioned strength of 75.

Seven new judges were sworn in yesterday and were administered the oath of office by Chief Justice Indira Banerjee. Of the seven new judges, Justice P.T.Asha was the lone woman who was elevated to the bench.