Ashish Desai sworn in as new Chief Justice of Kerala High Court

01:03 PM Jul 22, 2023 | PTI |

Thiruvananthapuram: Justice Ashish J Desai was sworn in as the new Chief Justice of Kerala High Court on Saturday.


He succeeds Justice S V Bhatti who was recently elevated to the post of Supreme Court judge.

Desai was serving as the acting Chief Justice of Gujarat High Court.

In a brief ceremony held at Raj Bhavan, Governor Arif Mohammed Khan administered the oath of office to Desai.
Besides Khan, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, Law Minister P Rajeeve, Chief Secretary V Venu and senior IAS and IPS officers were also present during the function.


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