[2/15, 09:27] Thamilarasan: “Judge Subramonia Prasad”
[2/15, 09:27] Thamilarasan: Collegium resolution on transfer of Judge Subramonia Prasad from here to Delhi high court” ” Legal fraternity in the Madras high court has very much disappointed by collegium decision”
A passion , good, relief and result oriented judge Subramonia Prasad , transfer resolution came as a rude shock in the practicing legal community here.
A graduate of Delhi law college , Judge Prasad, practicing mainly in the Delhi high court and the Supreme court. A calm and hard working Mr.Prasad a qualified AOR also, and represent central and several state governments including the Tamil Nadu government in the Apex court. He also represent many famous cases including the "celebrity barmaid Jessica Lal" murder case, where a politician son Manu Sharma is the main accused, in which the trail court discharged all the accused, after hearing brilliant submission of defence counsel Ram jethmalini, but , later higher courts reversed the verdicts. Initially, Mr.Prasad appointment was opposed by one practicing lawyer on the main ground of , he was not practicing in the state high court here, but his plea was turn down by including Supreme court, and held the "merit" is the only criterion for higher courts appointment. indeed, Mr.Prasad ' s handle of administration of justice , passion hearing, relief oriented justice, all are well appreciated by the practicing advocates , and he became popular among the justices by the historical Madras Bar. In this situation, his sudden transfer news came as a rude shock to the legal fraternity here. Madras high court will miss a precious stone in her Crown , feels the fraternity here.