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Meghalaya High Court

Meghalaya High Court
Meghalaya High Court

Meghalaya High Court

The Meghalaya High Court is the High Court of the state of Meghalaya. It was established in March 2013, after making suitable amendments in the Constitution of India and North-Eastern Areas (Re-organisation) Act, 1971. Earlier, a bench of the Gauhati High Court used to have jurisdiction over the state of Meghalaya. The seat of the High Court is at Shillong, the capital of Meghalaya.

Strength of judges are for this High Court is 3 permanent judges including the Chief Justice. The first Chief Justice is Hon’ble Mrs. Justice T. Meena Kumari, who retired on 3 August 2013 and Hon’ble Mr Justice T. Nandakumar Singh, who took oath as Permanent Judge of Meghalaya High Court on 23.3.2013, was appointed as Acting Chief Justice w.e.f. 3.8.2013. Justice T. Nandakumar Singh was elevated as an Additional Judge of the Gauhati High Court on 25.11.2004 and became Permanent Judge w.e.f. 27.2.2006 of Gauhati High Court.

Hon’ble Mr Justice Sudip Ranjan Sen was elevated as Additional Judge of the Gauhati High Court on 6.2.2012 and he took oath as the Additional Judge of Meghalaya High Court on 23.3.2013.

Meghalaya High Court

Office of the High Court of Meghalaya
MG Road, Shillong-793001
Meghalaya
Fax: 0364-2500064
Meghalaya High Court

Source - PTI

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