Sitting CJI has to forward name of his successor, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Bar & Bench June 18 2018
Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today reportedly stated that citizens need not doubt the government's intention in appointing the next Chief Justice of India (CJI).

CJI Dipak Misra is set to retire in October this year, and as per convention, will recommend his successor's name to the government for appointment.

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