Ramana sworn in as 48th Chief Justice of India.
Who will be 47 CJI of India?
In a letter to the Central government, the CJI had given the name of senior most Supreme Court Judge Justice NV Ramana to be appointed as the next CJI. CJI SA Bobde is due to retire on April 23. Justice Bobde was sworn in as the 47th CJI in November 2019, succeeding Justice (retired) Ranjan Gogoi.
How many judges are there in Supreme Court 2021?
Four new judges were appointed to the Supreme Court on Wednesday, taking its strength to 34, the highest-ever. Justices Krishna Murari, SR Bhat, V Ramasubramanian and Hrishikesh Roy were appointed as judges of the top court.
How many judges are in Supreme Court?
The Act fixes the maximum number of judges in the Supreme Court at 30 judges (excluding the Chief Justice of India). The Bill increases this number from 30 to 33.
Which is the latest High Court in India?
The newest High Courts are the Telangana Court and Andhra Pradesh High Court, both established in the year 2019. In every High Court, there is a Chief Justice and many other judges whose number is defined by the President of India.