Justice T S Thakur set to be the Chief Justice of India

He will be appointed as the highest-ranking judge in the Supreme Court of India on 2 December 2015.

Created On: Nov 5, 2015 16:18 ISTModified On: Nov 20, 2015 16:23 IST

Chief Justice H L Dattu on 4 November 2015 recommended Justice Teerth Singh Thakur to be the next Chief Justice of India.

Justice Thakur will take over as the 43rd chief justice of India. He will be appointed as the highest-ranking judge in the Supreme Court of India on 2 December 2015. He will retire on 4 January 2017.

The law ministry will forward the file of Justice Thakur’s appointment to the Prime Minister’s Office. His warrant of appointment will be issued once the President approves it.

Born on 4 January 1952, Thakur was a former acting Chief Justice of Delhi High Court who later took over as Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court. On 17 November 2009, he was elevated to the Supreme Court of India.

Now get latest Current Affairs on mobile, Download # 1  Current Affairs App

Take Weekly Tests on app for exam prep and compete with others. Download Current Affairs and GK app

एग्जाम की तैयारी के लिए ऐप पर वीकली टेस्ट लें और दूसरों के साथ प्रतिस्पर्धा करें। डाउनलोड करें करेंट अफेयर्स ऐप

AndroidIOS
Comment ()

Post Comment

9 + 3 =
Post

Comments