"President appoints N.V. Ramana as CJI with effect from April 24"

6th Apr,2021

"President appoints N.V. Ramana as CJI with effect from April 24"

Incumbent CJI Sharad A. Bobde had counseled Justice Ramana, the seniormost choose of the Supreme Court, for appointment because the forty eighth jurist of Republic of India in an exceedingly letter addressed to the Ministry of Law and Justice on March twenty four.In exercise of the powers given by clause (2) of Article 124 of the Constitution. The President is happy to appoint Sri. Nuthalapati Venkata Ramana, choose of the Supreme Court, to be the jurist of Republic of India with result from April twenty four, 2021,” the Ministry of Law and Justice notification aforesaid.With this, each the Supreme Court and therefore the government have followed the seniority norm followed within the appointment of CJIs.

On the day jurist Bobde counseled Justice Ramana as high choose, the Supreme Court had issued a brief statement informing the dismissal of a grievance filed by Andhra Chief Minister Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy involving Justice Ramana.Justice Ramana was born in associate degree agricultural family on August twenty seven, 1957 in Ponnavaram village in avatar district in state.