Q. Consider the following statements 1. The High Court of Punjab was renamed as the High Court of Punjab and Haryana. 2. The judges of the High Court of Punjab became judges of the common High Court of Punjab. 3. The principal seat of the High Court remained at Chandigarh. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

The Judges of the High Court of Punjab became Judges of the common High Court of Punjab and Haryana with all the power and Jurisdiction of the High Court of Punjab. However, the principal seat of the High Court remained at Chandigarh. The High Court of Punjab and Haryana has operated since 1 November, 1966 in its present form. The sanctioned strength of the High Court is 38 permanent and 30 additional judges.

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