A five-judge constitution bench headed by Justice J S Khehar also asked the government to look into five key aspects -eligibility criteria, transparency in appointment process, setting up of Secretariat for management of selection process, mechanism to deal with complaints against those who are being considered for appointment and to look into the miscellaneous issues.
    
The bench, also comprising Justices J Chelameswar, Madan B Lokur, Kurian Joseph and Adarsh Kumar Goel, said that Centremay finalize the existing MOP by supplementing it in consultation with the CJI.
    
"In view of the above, the Government of India may finalize the existing MOP by supplementing it in consultation with the Chief Justice of India. The Chief Justice of India will take a decision based on the unanimous view of the collegium comprising the four senior most puisne Judges of the Supreme Court," the bench said.

 

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