List of current Indian chief justices

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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 Court[edit]

Court Jurisdiction 48th Chief Justice Gender Date of Appointment as CJI Date of Retirement Appointed By Ref.
Supreme Court of India
(list)
India N. V. Ramana Male 24 April 2021
(1 year, 23 days)
26 August 2022
(−101 days)
Ram Nath Kovind [1]

High Courts[edit]

Court Jurisdiction Chief Justice Gender Date of Appointment as CJ Date of Retirement Appointed By Ref.[2]
Allahabad High Court Uttar Pradesh Rajesh Bindal Male 11 October 2021
(218 days)
15 April 2023
(−333 days)
Ram Nath Kovind [3]
Andhra Pradesh High Court Andhra Pradesh Prashant Kumar Mishra Male 13 October 2021
(216 days)
28 August 2026
(−4 years, 103 days)
[4]
Bombay High Court
(list)
Goa, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu, Maharashtra Dipankar Datta Male 28 April 2020
(2 years, 19 days)
8 February 2027
(−4 years, 267 days)
[5]
Calcutta High Court Andaman and Nicobar Islands, West Bengal Prakash Shrivastava Male 11 October 2021
(218 days)
30 March 2023
(−317 days)
[6]
Chhattisgarh High Court Chhattisgarh Arup Kumar Goswami Male 12 October 2021
(217 days)
10 March 2023
(−297 days)
[7]
Delhi High Court Delhi Dhirubhai Naranbhai Patel Male 7 June 2019
(2 years, 344 days)
12 March 2022
(66 days)
[8]
Gauhati High Court Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Mizoram, Nagaland Sudhanshu Dhulia Male 10 January 2021
(1 year, 127 days)
9 August 2022
(−84 days)
[9]
Gujarat High Court
(list)
Gujarat Aravind Kumar Male 13 October 2021
(216 days)
13 July 2024
(−2 years, 57 days)
[10]
High Court of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh Pankaj Mithal Male 4 January 2021
(1 year, 133 days)
16 June 2023
(−1 year, 30 days)
[11]
Himachal Pradesh High Court
(list)
Himachal Pradesh Mohammad Rafiq Male 14 October 2021
(215 days)
24 May 2022
(−7 days)
[12]
Jharkhand High Court Jharkhand Ravi Ranjan Male 17 November 2019
(2 years, 181 days)
19 December 2022
(−216 days)
[13]
Karnataka High Court Karnataka Ritu Raj Awasthi Male 11 October 2021
(218 days)
2 July 2022
(−46 days)
[14]
Kerala High Court Kerala, Lakshadweep S. Manikumar Male 11 October 2019
(2 years, 218 days)
23 April 2023
(−341 days)
[15]
Madhya Pradesh High Court Madhya Pradesh Ravi Malimath Male 14 October 2021
(215 days)
24 May 2024
(−2 years, 7 days)
[16]
Madras High Court Puducherry, Tamil Nadu Sanjib Banerjee Male 4 January 2021
(1 year, 133 days)
1 November 2023
(−1 year, 168 days)
[17]
Manipur High Court Manipur P. V. Sanjay Kumar Male 14 February 2021
(1 year, 92 days)
13 August 2025
(−3 years, 88 days)
[18]
Meghalaya High Court Meghalaya Hamarsan Singh Thangkhiew
(acting)
Male 4 November 2021
(194 days)
23 December 2028
(−6 years, 220 days)
[19]
Orissa High Court Odisha S. Muralidhar Male 4 January 2021
(1 year, 133 days)
7 August 2023
(−1 year, 82 days)
[20]
Patna High Court
(list)
Bihar Sanjay Karol Male 11 November 2019
(2 years, 187 days)
22 August 2023
(−1 year, 97 days)
[21]
Punjab and Haryana High Court Chandigarh, Haryana, Punjab Ravi Shanker Jha Male 6 October 2019
(2 years, 223 days)
13 October 2023
(−1 year, 149 days)
[22]
Rajasthan High Court
(list)
Rajasthan Akil Abdulhamid Kureshi Male 12 October 2021
(217 days)
6 March 2022
(72 days)
[23]
Sikkim High Court Sikkim Biswanath Somadder Male 12 October 2021
(217 days)
14 December 2025
(−3 years, 211 days)
[24]
Telangana High Court Telangana Satish Chandra Sharma Male 11 October 2021
(218 days)
29 November 2023
(−1 year, 196 days)
[25]
Tripura High Court Tripura Indrajit Mahanty Male 12 October 2021
(217 days)
10 November 2022
(−177 days)
[26]
Uttarakhand High Court
(list)
Uttarakhand Raghvendra Singh Chauhan Male 7 January 2021
(1 year, 130 days)
23 December 2021
(145 days)
[27]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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