Indian-Origin Judge appointed to highest judicial bench in South Africa

Justice Narandran “Jody” Kollapen has been appointed as a Judge of the Constitutional Court of South Africa by President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Indian-Origin Judge appointed to highest judicial bench in South Africa
Justice Narandran 'Jody' Kollapen. Source: Twitter/@WhyJudgesMatter

Indian-origin Narandran ‘Jody’ Kollapen has been appointed as a Judge of the Constitutional Court, the highest judicial bench in South Africa.

Cyril Ramaphosa, the President of South Africa announced that the appointment will go into effect from the 1st of Jan., 2022.