Justice NV Ramana

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Justice NV Ramana Confirmed As CJI; President Clears His Appointment

Justice NV Ramana has been confirmed as the next Chief Justice of India (CJI) as President Ram Nath Kovind cleared his appointment on April 5. Justice Ramana will be replacing incumbent CJI SA Bobde from April 24. Justice Bobde had suggested Ramana's name as his successor. Due for retirement in August 2022, Justice Ramana will be the longest-serving CJI, surpassing late Justice SH Kapadia who served from May 2010-September 2012.

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 02:23 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: CJI, NV Ramana, SA Bobde, Ram Nath Kovind, SH Kapadia

Courtesy: Bar and Bench