President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, S.A. Accepting the recommendation made by Bobde, Justice N.V. Raman has been appointed as the 48th Chief Justice of India. Justice Raman’s term will be till August 26, 2022. Prior to his elevation to the Supreme Court on February 17, 2014, Justice Raman was the Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court.
Justice N.V. Raman
(Justice N.V. Ramana – Nuthalapati Venkata Ramana)
NV Raman was born on 27 August 1957 in Andhra Pradesh. As a student, he fought for civil liberties during the Emergency in 1975. He was enrolled as a lawyer on 10 February 1983. He became the permanent judge of the Andhra Pradesh High Court on 27 June 2000. On 2 September 2013, he was appointed as the Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court. On February 17, 2014, he became a judge of the Supreme Court.