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Chief Justice recommends Justice SA Bobde as successor
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Chief Justice recommends Justice SA Bobde as successor

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The Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi on Friday sent a letter to the Centre recommending Mr. Justice SA Bobde, the senior-most judge of the Supreme Court, as his successor.

Official sources said that Mr. Justice Gogoi wrote a letter to the Ministry of Law and Justice recommending Mr.Justice Bobde to be the next Chief Justice.

justice Gogoi, who was sworn in as the 46th Chief Justice of India on October 3, 2018, will demit office on November 17.

Official sources said he had gone by the convention to recommend the name of the next senior-most judge as his successor.