Prime News, National, Karnataka, New Delhi, January 16:- Senior Advocate KM Nataraj has been appointed as the Additional Solicitor General (ASG) in the Supreme Court. A notification issued in this regard conveyed the President’s approval of the appointment.
Nataraj will hold office from January 14, 2019 to June 30, 2020 or until further orders, whichever is earlier. He hails from Eshwaramangala in Puttur taluk (Karnataka) and pursued his law course from SDM Law College in Mangaluru. He began his career in Mangaluru too, at the JMFC court.
He has previously served as the Additional Advocate-General of Karnataka for four years from 2009. He was also, in April, 2015, appointed as the Additional Solicitor General of India for Southern Zone for a period of three years. (Inputs: Agencies, NGB)