Justice P.N. Ravindran stated all through his farewell speech that he used to be deeply harm and saddened by way of the hot makes an attempt to malign the nice establishment that the High Court of Kerala used to be. He used to be talking on the complete Court reference at the instance of his retirement.
“The High Court of Kerala is manned by honest and erudite judges, who work sincerely and devote their full time and attention to their work, which by its very nature is onerous. They never seek publicity and do nothing that would give room for speculation and gossip, as otherwise, it would erode the faith of common man in the institution of judiciary. It ill behooves anyone claiming to be a repository of all virtues, to denigrate the institution and speak ill of others who are not in a position to reply or refute the baseless allegations leveled against them.”
Justice Ravindran introduced the next piece of advise to “those that, for sake of exposure, wilfully and for no reason why malign this nice establishment”
“Be the person who touches the lives and hearts of people. Be a positive light to others as you put a smilge on their faces. For in the end..it is not what you say that matters, it is how you make them feel that lovingly stays in their memory”.
The remarks had been made within the context of the created by way of the post-retirement statements made by way of Justice Kemal Pasha final week, in his farewell speech in addition to in his media interviews. Justice Pasha had made his displeasure open in regards to the mid-term roster shift which took him off from felony jurisdiction, and in addition expressed reservations in regards to the collegium suggestions . Justice Pasha’s disclosures weren’t properly gained by way of Justice Ravindran, as he spoke back sharply to these allegations in a farewell serve as arranged by way of the High Court Staff final Saturday. Justice Ravindran had said then that he’s going to give extra feedback at the controversy all through his legitimate farewell speech.
“Having regard to the solemnity of the instance,d dignity and decorum of this Court and the recommendation give to me by way of the well-wishers of this august establishment, I depart it at that” stated Justice Ravindran chopping quick his feedback
Passing via checking out occasions
Justice Ravindran stated that the establishment used to be passing via checking out occasions because it used to be being attacked and vilified by way of “organizations and persons with vested interests”. He referred to as upon all to withstand such inclinations as officials of the court docket. He additionally expressed his unconditional apologies for his being harsh on junior legal professionals, and stated that his occasional outbursts had been “sudden and not premeditated”. He affirmed that he would by no means malign the recognition of “this temple of justice” do the rest which might decrease it’s dignity, “whatever be the provocation or temptation”.
“Knowledge comes but wisdom lingers.It may not be difficult to store up in the mind a vast quantity of facts within a comparatively short time, but the ability to form judgements requires severe discipline of hard work and the tempering heat of experience and maturity”,he stated quoting Calvin Coolidge former US President.
Justice P.N Ravindran began practise on the High Court in 1979, as junior to his uncle Senior Advocate P.N.Krishnankutty Achan and Senior Advocate E. Chandrasekharan, who had been companions of the company “Chandrashekharan and Chandrasekharan”. He used to be increased to the bench on 16.12.2007.
It is curtains for the lengthy 39 years of affiliation with the High Court- each as a attorney and as a judge- of Justice P.N.Ravindran, who’s fondly referred to as by way of the contributors of the bar as “PNR” and “Raviyachan”