Justice NV Ramana: Recommended For Next CJI

  • Ahead of his retirement on April 23, Chief Justice of India SA Bobde has recommended the name of Justice NV Ramana -- the senior-most judge of the Supreme Court -- as his successor.
  • The CJI has sent a letter recommending Justice Ramana to be appointed as the 48th CJI to Law Ministry.
  • Justice NV Ramana will take over as the next CJI on April 24, 2021, and will retire on August 26, 2022.