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Justice Dipak Misra sworn in as 45th CJI, Kovind administers oath of office

Justice Misra, 64, assumes office following the retirement of Justice J S Khehar on Sunday

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Justice Dipak Misra sworn in as 45th CJI, Kovind administers oath of office
Justice Dipak Misra takes oath as the Chief Justice of India (CJI). Photo: ANI

was on Monday sworn in as the 45th of India.

At a brief ceremony in the Darbar Hall of Rashtrapati Bhawan, President Ramnath Kovind administered the oath of office to Misra.


Misra, 64, assumes office following the retirement of yesterday.

Misra will remain in office till October 2, 2018.

As per the established practice, Khehar had named Misra as the next last month.

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First Published: Mon, August 28 2017. 09:56 IST
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