Justice Bhosale appointed new CJ of Allahabad HC
Q. Who has been appointed CJ of Allahabad HC?- Published on 02 Aug 16
a. Dilip Balasaheb Bhosale
b. Dilip Babasaheb Penukar
c. Dilip Babasaheb Rao
d. Dilip Babasaheb Bhosale
ANSWER: Dilip Babasaheb Bhosale
Justice Dilip Balasaheb Bhosale has taken over as Chief Justice of the Allahabad HC.
- Governor Ram Naik administered the oath in the presence of HC judges and other dignitaries
- Post has been vacant since Justice Chandrachud has been elevated to SC.
- Born in 1956, Justice Bhosale belongs to freedom fighter family and his father Babasaheb Bhosale has served as Maharashtra CM.
- Justice Bhosale was also Chairman of the Bar Council of Maharashtra and Vice Chairman of the Bar Council of India.