CJI UU Lalit

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Centre Asks Chief Justice UU Lalit To Name Successor Before Retirement

The central government has asked Chief Justice of India (CJI) Uday Umesh Lalit to name his successor before retirement on November 8. Notably, Lalit was sworn in as the CJI on August 27, by President Droupadi Murmu. With the practice of CJI naming the senior-most judge of the Supreme Court as the next CJI, Justice DY Chandrachud is expected to become the 50th CJI. 

Fri, 07 Oct 2022 - 03:09 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Uday Umesh Lalit, NV Ramana, DY Chandrachud, Supreme Court, Chief Justice of India

Courtesy: ANI

CJI NV Ramana

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CJI NV Raman Recommends Justice Uday Umesh Lalit As Next CJI

Chief Justice of India NV Ramana recommended the name of his successor to the concerned authority. In a letter dated August 4, addressed to the Union Government CJI Ramana named senior most Supreme Court Justice Uday Umesh Lalit. The development came after Union Justice & Law Minister Kiren Rijiju asked CJI Ramana to name his successor. Notably, CJI Ramana is retiring from his position on August 26.

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 11:43 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: CJI Ramana, Uday Umesh Lalit, Recommendation Letter, Union Govt, Supreme Court CJI

Courtesy: Live Law