Justice Rakesh Ranjan Prasad, the senior-most Judge of the Manipur High Court has assumed charge as the Chief Justice of the High Court. He has succeeded Laxmi Kanta Mohapatra as CJ of HC. Earlier in February 2016, Justice Prasad was transferred from Jharkhand High Court to Manipur High Court. He was transferred by President of India in the exercise of the powers conferred by clause (1) of article 222 of the Constitution of India.
Mr. Prasad is born on 1st of July, 1955 in Bihar and did his studies from Bihar only. He is a Science graduate and obtained his LL.B. Degree from Patna Law College, Patna. He has joined into Superior Judicial Service as Additional District Judge in 1991 and has promoted to the post of District Judge in the year 2001. He has joined as Registrar General, High Court of Jharkhand on 8 June 2001.
So let’s discuss some questions related to this post :
1. Name the person who has been taken charge as the Chief Justice of Manipur High Court?
2. Who has been succeeded by Justice Rakesh Ranjan Prasad?
Courtesy: DD News