Justice Ranjan Gogoi Appointed New Chief Justice Of India
14 September, 2018, By Cross Town News
New Delhi, Sep 13: Justice Ranjan Gogoi was Thursday appointed as the 46th Chief Justice of India, according to the Law Ministry.
He would assume office on October 3 after present incumbent Dipak Misra retires a day before. Justice Gogoi will have tenure of a little over 13 months and would retire on November 17, 2019.
President Ramnath Kovind signed warrants of appointment of Justice Gogoi following which a notification announcing his appointment was issued.