Judiciary Watch: IA Ansari J. appointed Acting Chief Justice of Patna HC

Aditya AK August 4 2015

In yet another judicial appointment under Article 223 of the Constitution, the President of India has appointed Justice Iqbal Ahmed Ansari as the Acting Chief Justice of the Patna High Court.

Justice Ansari replaces Justice Narasimha Reddy, who retired on August 1 after a 7-month stint as the Chief Justice.

Justice Ansari was as a District and Sessions Judge in Assam before joining the Gauhati High Court registry in 1999. He was elevated as a high court judge in 2002, before being . . .

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