New-Delhi: Justice NV Ramana has been appointed the next Chief Justice Of India (CJI) by the President. He will take over as next Chief Justice of India (CJI) on April 24.
Justice Nuthalapati Venkata Ramana will be sworn in as CJI on April 24, and will have a term till August 26, 2022.
He will succeed CJI SA Bode, who will retire on April 23, 2021.
Before his elevation to the Supreme Court on February 17, 2014, Justice Ramana was serving as the Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court.
He was born in an agricultural family on August 27, 1957 in Ponnavaram Village, Krishna District, Andhra Pradesh. He enrolled as an Advocate on February 10,1983 and practiced in the High Court of Andhra Pradesh. Later he was appointed as the Judge of the Andhra Pradesh High Court on June 27, 2000.