List of current Indian chief justices

This is a list of current Chief Justices of the Supreme Court and High Courts of India, the highest court in every state of the Republic of India. There are currently 25 High Courts in the country with seven of them having multiple jurisdictions.

Supreme CourtEdit

Court Jurisdiction Chief Justice Gender Date of Appointment as CJI Date of Retirement Ref.
Supreme Court of India
(list)
India Sharad Arvind Bobde Male 18 November 2019
(237 days)
23 April 2021
(363 days)
[1]

High CourtsEdit

Court Jurisdiction Chief Justice Gender Date of Appointment as CJ/ACJ Date of Retirement Ref.[2]
Allahabad High Court Uttar Pradesh Govind Mathur Male 14 November 2018
(1 year, 241 days)
13 April 2021
(−275 days)
[3]
Andhra Pradesh High Court Andhra Pradesh J. K. Maheshwari Male 7 October 2019
(279 days)
28 June 2023
(−2 years, 351 days)
[4]
Bombay High Court
(list)
Goa, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu, Maharashtra Dipankar Datta Male 28 April 2020
(75 days)
8 February 2027
(−6 years, 211 days)
[5]
Calcutta High Court Andaman and Nicobar Islands, West Bengal T. B. Radhakrishnan Male 4 April 2019
(1 year, 99 days)
28 April 2021
(−290 days)
[6]
Chhattisgarh High Court Chhattisgarh P. R. Ramachandra Menon Male 6 May 2019
(1 year, 67 days)
31 May 2021
(−323 days)
[7]
Delhi High Court National Capital Territory of Delhi Dhirubhai Naranbhai Patel Male 7 June 2019
(1 year, 35 days)
12 March 2022
(−1 year, 243 days)
[8]
Gauhati High Court Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Mizoram, Nagaland Ajai Lamba Male 7 October 2019
(279 days)
20 September 2020
(−70 days)
[9]
Gujarat High Court
(list)
Gujarat Vikram Nath Male 10 September 2019
(306 days)
23 September 2024
(−4 years, 73 days)
[10]
Himachal Pradesh High Court
(list)
Himachal Pradesh Lingappa Narayana Swamy Male 6 October 2019
(280 days)
30 June 2021
(−353 days)
[11]
Jammu and Kashmir High Court Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh Gita Mittal Female 11 August 2018
(1 year, 336 days)
8 December 2020
(−149 days)
[12]
Jharkhand High Court Jharkhand Ravi Ranjan Male 17 November 2019
(238 days)
19 December 2022
(−2 years, 160 days)
[13]
Karnataka High Court Karnataka Abhay Shreeniwas Oka Male 10 May 2019
(1 year, 63 days)
24 May 2022
(−1 year, 316 days)
[14]
Kerala High Court Kerala, Lakshadweep S. Manikumar Male 11 October 2019
(275 days)
23 April 2023
(−2 years, 285 days)
[15]
Madhya Pradesh High Court Madhya Pradesh Ajay Kumar Mittal Male 3 November 2019
(252 days)
29 September 2020
(−79 days)
[16]
Madras High Court Puducherry, Tamil Nadu Amreshwar Pratap Sahi Male 11 November 2019
(244 days)
31 December 2020
(−172 days)
[17]
Manipur High Court Manipur Ramalingam Sudhakar Male 18 May 2018
(2 years, 55 days)
13 February 2021
(−216 days)
[18]
Meghalaya High Court Meghalaya Biswanath Somadder Male 27 April 2020
(76 days)
14 December 2025
(−5 years, 155 days)
[19]
Orissa High Court Odisha Mohammad Rafiq Male 27 April 2020
(76 days)
24 May 2022
(−1 year, 316 days)
[20]
Patna High Court
(list)
Bihar Sanjay Karol Male 11 November 2019
(244 days)
22 August 2023
(−3 years, 41 days)
[21]
Punjab and Haryana High Court Chandigarh, Haryana, Punjab Ravi Shankar Jha Male 6 October 2019
(280 days)
13 October 2023
(−3 years, 93 days)
[22]
Rajasthan High Court
(list)
Rajasthan Indrajit Mahanty Male 6 October 2019
(280 days)
10 November 2022
(−2 years, 121 days)
[23]
Sikkim High Court Sikkim Arup Kumar Goswami Male 15 October 2019
(271 days)
10 March 2023
(−2 years, 241 days)
[24]
Telangana High Court Telangana Raghvendra Singh Chauhan Male 22 June 2019
(1 year, 20 days)
23 December 2021
(−1 year, 164 days)
[25]
Tripura High Court Tripura Akil Abdulhamid Kureshi Male 16 November 2019
(239 days)
6 March 2022
(−1 year, 237 days)
[26]
Uttarakhand High Court
(list)
Uttarakhand Ramesh Ranganathan Male 2 November 2018
(1 year, 253 days)
27 July 2020
(−15 days)
[27]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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