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President appoints new Chief Justice of various High Courts of the country

The Ministry of Law and Justice released notifications on 19th June 2022 regarding the appointment of the Chief Justice of the High Courts. The following have been appointed:

Shri Justice Satish Chandra Sharma, who is the Chief Justice of the Telangana High Court has been appointed as the Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court.

Shri Justice Ujjal Bhuyan who is the judge of the Telangana High Court has been appointed as the Chief Justice of the Telangana High Court.

Shri Justice Amjad Ahtesham Sayed who is the judge of the Bombay High Court has been appointed as the Chief Justice of the Himachal Pradesh High Court.

Shri Justice Vipin Sanghi who is the judge of the Delhi High Court, and also the acting Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court, has been appointed as the Chief Justice of the Uttarakhand High Court.

Shri Justice Shinde Sambhaji Shiwaji who is the judge of the Bombay High Court has been appointed as the Chief Justice of Rajasthan High Court.

Shri Justice Rashmin Manharbhai Chhaya, who is the judge of the Gujarat High Court has been appointed as the Chief Justice of Gauhati High Court.

They have been appointed by the President of India in consultation with the Chief Justice of India and according to the powers conferred by clause (1) of Article 217 and clause (1) of Article 222 of the Constitution of India.

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