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Centre notifies appointment of Chief Justices of 6 High Courts


The Union government has notified the appointment of Chief Justices of six High Courts.

The information was shared by Union Law Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal on Friday on X (formerly called Twitter).

The tweet said President Droupadi Murmu has appointed Justice Manindra Mohan Shrivastava, judge of the Rajasthan High Court as Chief Justice of the same High Court. His parent High Court is the Chhattisgarh High Court.

Justice Ritu Bahri, acting Chief Justice of the Punjab and Haryana High Court, has been appointed as Chief Justice of the Uttarakhand HC.

Justice Chakradhari Sharan Singh, judge, of the Patna High Court, has appointed as Chief Justice of the Orissa HC, Justice Vijay Bishnoi, also a judge, of the Rajasthan High Court, as the Chief Justice of the Gauhati High Court, Justice Arun Bhansali, a judge of the Rajasthan High Court, as the Chief Justice of the High Court of Judicature at Allahabad, and Justice S Vaidyanathan, a Madras HC judge, as Chief Justice of Meghalaya High Court.