Supersession, seniority and the country's next Chief Justice

Bar & Bench December 7 2016
JS Khehar

Alok Prasanna Kumar

Yesterday, the current Chief Justice of India TS Thakur sent a formal recommendation to the President of India, suggesting the name of Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar to be India’s 44th Chief Justice and the first Sikh to hold that office.

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