• Rajasthan

    Cong 99
    BJP 81
    RLM 0
    OTH 19
  • Madhya Pradesh

    Cong 114
    BJP 102
    BSP 3
    OTH 6
  • Chhattisgarh

    Cong 53
    BJP 26
    JCC 9
    OTH 1
  • Telangana

    TRS-AIMIM 82
    TDP-Cong 25
    BJP 6
    OTH 6
  • Mizoram

    MNF 25
    Cong 10
    BJP 1
    OTH 4

* Total Tally Reflects Leads + Wins

Justice Ranjan Gogoi appointed as the next Chief Justice of India by President Ram Nath Kovind

By: | Updated: September 13, 2018 7:31 PM

Justice Gogoi will be sworn in as the next CJI on October 3.

Justice Ranjan Gogoi, supreme court, supreme court judge Ranjan Gogoi Justice Ranjan Gogoi (PTI)
In a major development, Justice Ranjan Gogoi has been appointed as the Chief Justice of India. Justice Gogoi will be sworn in as the next CJI on October 3. He will assume office after the retirement of the current Chief Justice, Justice Dipak Misra. “President of India has appointed Justice Ranjan Gogoi as the next Chief Justice of India,” news agency ANI confirmed.
Earlier, Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dipak Misra on Tuesday sent a letter to the Central government recommending Justice Ranjan Gogoi as his successor. Justice Gogoi will be sworn in as the next CJI on October 3. The CJI has written to the Ministry of Law and Justice endorsing and recommending the name of Justice Gogoi, senior-most judge, as the next CJI.
(More details awaited)

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