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Justice Sanjib Banerjee sworn in Chief Justice of Madras HC

Justice Sanjib Banerjee sworn in Chief Justice of Madras HC
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Chennai, Jan 4 (PTI) Justice Sanjib Banerjee was sworn

in as Chief Justice of the Madras High Court by Governor

Banwarilal Purohit here on Monday.

Governor Purohit administered the oath of office to

Justice Banerjee in a ceremony at the Raj Bhavan here.

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami, Deputy Chief

Minister O Panneerselvam, State Ministers, Chief Secretary

K Shanmugam participated.

Justice Banerjee, senior-most judge of the Calcutta

High Court, would be the 50th Chief Justice of the Madras High

Court.

His predecessor, Chief Justice Amreshwar Pratap Sahi

retired on December 31, 2020.

Justice Banerjee, born on November 2, 1961 graduated

in Economics (Honours) and in law, both from the University of

Calcutta and enrolled as an advocate on November 21, 1990.

He practised mainly in the High Court of Calcutta as

well as in the Supreme Court.

He was elevated to the Bench of the High Court at

Calcutta as a permanent Judge on June 22, 2006.PTI VGN SS

PTI PTI


Disclaimer :- This story has not been edited by Outlook staff and is auto-generated from news agency feeds. Source: PTI

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