Sharad Arvind Bobde

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Sharad Arvind Bobde

Hon'ble Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde.jpg
47th Chief Justice of India
Assumed office
18 November 2019
Appointed byRam Nath Kovind
Preceded byRanjan Gogoi
Judge of Supreme Court of India
In office
12 April 2013 – 17 November 2019
Nominated byAltamas Kabir
Appointed byPranab Mukherjee
Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh High Court
In office
16 October 2012 – 11 April 2013
Nominated byAltamas Kabir
Appointed byPranab Mukherjee
Preceded bySyed Rafat Alam
Succeeded byAjay Manikrao Khanwilkar
Judge of Bombay High Court
In office
29 March 2000 – 15 October 2012
Nominated byAdarsh Sein Anand
Appointed byKocheril Raman Narayanan
Personal details
Born (1956-04-24) 24 April 1956 (age 64)
Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
Spouse(s)Kamini Bobde
ChildrenShrinivas Bobde
Savitri Bobde
Rukmini Bobde
MotherMukta Arvind Bobde[1]
FatherArvind Shrinivas Bobde
Alma materNagpur University (BA, LLB)
Websitewww.sci.gov.in

Sharad Arvind Bobde (born 24 April 1956) is an Indian judge. He is the 47th and current Chief Justice of India since 2019.[2]

He is a former Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh High Court.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "President clears Justice Bobde's elevation to the post of CJI". Times of India. Retrieved 29 October 2019.
  2. "Two judges sworn in Supreme Court, strength raised to 30". Zee News Portal. 12 April 2013.
  3. "Chief Justice of India & Sitting Hon'ble Judges Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde". Supreme Court of India portal.