Appointments & TransfersNews

Orders of Appointment

In exercise of the powers conferred by Article 223 of the Constitution of India, the President is pleased to appoint Shri Justice Hamarsan Singh Thangkhiew, Judge of the Meghalaya High Court, to perform the duties of the office of Chief Justice of that High Court with effect from the date Shri Justice Ajay Kumar Mittal relinquishes the charge as Chief Justice of the Meghalaya High Court consequent upon his transfer as Chief Justice of the Madhya Pradesh High Court.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 01-11-2019]

Appointments & TransfersNews

The President is pleased to appoint Shri Justice Sanjay Yadav, Judge of the Madhya Pradesh High Court, to perform the duties of the office of Chief Justice of that High Court with effect from the date Shri Justice Ravi Shanker Jha relinquishes the charge as Acting Chief Justice of the Madhya Pradesh High Court consequent upon his appointment as Chief Justice of the Punjab & Haryana High Court.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 05-10-2019]

Appointments & TransfersNews

Orders of Appointment of the Acting Chief Justice of the H.P. Court

President appoints Justice Dharam Chand Chaudhary, senior-most Judge of the Himachal Pradesh High Court, to perform the duties of the office of Chief Justice of that High Court with effect from the date Justice V. Ramasubramanian relinquishes the charge as the Chief Justice of the Himachal Pradesh High Court consequent upon his appointment as a Judge of the Supreme Court of India.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 20-09-2019]

Appointments & TransfersNews

President appoints Justice Chandra Villa Koyanalipilla Abdul Rehim, the senior-most Judge of the Kerala High Court, to perform the duties of the office of Chief Justice of that High Court with effect from the date Justice Hrishikesh Roy relinquishes the charge as the Chief Justice of the Kerala High Court consequent upon his appointment as a Judge of the Supreme Court of India.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 20-09-2019]

Appointments & TransfersNews

Order of appointment of Acting Chief Justice of the Rajasthan High Court

President appoints Justice Mohammad Rafiq, senior-most Judge of the Rajasthan High Court, to perform the duties of the office of Chief Justice of that High Court with effect from the date Justice Shripathi Ravindra Bhat relinquishes the charge as Chief Justice of the Rajasthan High Court consequent upon his appointment as a Judge of the Supreme Court of India.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 20-09-2019]

Appointments & TransfersNews

President appoints Justice Rajeev Sharma, senior-most Judge of the Punjab and Haryana High Court, to perform the duties of the office of Chief Justice of that High Court with effect from the date Shri Justice Krishna Murari relinquishes the charge as Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court consequent upon his appointment as a Judge of the Supreme Court of India.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 20-09-2019]

Appointments & TransfersNews

President appoints Justice Vineet Kothari, senior-most Judge of Madras High Court, to perform the duties of the office of the Chief Justice of that High Court with immediate effect consequent upon the resignation of Justice Vijaya Kamlesh Tahilramani, Chief Justice of Madras High Court.


Ministry of Law and Justice

[Notification dt. 20-09-2019]

Appointments & TransfersNews

President is pleased to appoint Justice Harish Chandra Mishra, senior-most Judge of the the Jharkhand High Court to perform the duties of the office of the Chief Justice of that High Court with effect from 30-08-2019, consequent upon the demise of Justice Prashant Kumar, Acting Chief Justice , Jharkhand High Court.


Ministry of Law and Justice 

[Notification dt. 30-08-2019]

Appointments & TransfersNews

President is pleased to appoint Justice Ravi Shanker Jha, senior-most Judge of the Madhya Pradesh High Court, to perform the duties of the office of Chief Justice of the High Court with effect from 10-06-2019 consequent upon the retirement of Justice Sanjay Kumar Seth, Chief Justice, Madhya Pradesh High Court.


[Notification dt. 07-06-2019]

Ministry of Law and Justice

Appointments & TransfersNews

President is pleased to appoint Shri Justice Prashant Kumar, Judge of the Jharkhand High Court, to perform the duties of the office of Chief Justice of that High Court with effect from the date Shri Justice Dhirubhai Naranbhai Patel relinquishes the charge as Acting Chief Justice of the Jharkhand High Court consequent upon his appointment as Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court.


[Notification dt. 03-06-2019]

Ministry of Law and Justice

Appointments & TransfersNews

The President in exercise of the powers conferred by Section 100 of the Constitution of Jammu & Kashmir appointed Shri Justice Alok Aradhe senior-most Judge of the Jammu & Kashmir High Court, after Shri Justice Ramalingam  Sudhakar, and Shri Justice Mohammad  Yaqoob Mir, to perform the duties of the office of the Chief Justice of that High Court consequent upon the appointment of Shri Justice Ramalingam Sudhakar and Shri Justice Mohammad Yaqoob Mir as Chief Justices of Manipur and Meghalaya High Court respectively, and relinquishing their office as Judges of Jammu and Kashmir High Court.

Ministry of Law & Justice

Appointments & TransfersNews

The President in exercise of the powers conferred by Section 100 of the Constitution of Jammu & Kashmir, appointed Shri Justice Ramalingam Sudhakar,  senior-most Judge of the Jammu & Kashmir High Court, to perform the duties of the office of the  Chief Justice of that High Court with effect from 16th March, 2018 consequent upon the retirement of Shri Justice Badar Durrez Ahmed, Chief Justice of the Jammu & Kashmir High Court.

Ministry of Law and Justice