02:40:01 on 14 Sep 2018,Fri
Sticking to the convention of the senior-most judge succeeding the incumbent CJI, the President has approved the appointment of Justice Ranjan Gogoi as the next CJI. He will be sworn in by the President on 3 October, after current CJI retires. As per convention, the outgoing CJI sends the recommendation for who should be his successor 30 days before he is to demit office.
posted by / 02:40:01 on 14 Sep