Justice T.S. Thakur was born on 4th January 1952 and he is the 43rd and the current chief justice of India. He is a man of high intellect. T.S. Thakur was born in Ramban in Jammu and Kashmir. He has done B.Sc and LL.B in his education and he is one of the best lawyers the country have today. T.S. Thakur has been practicing as a lawyer since the year 1994. He was appointed as the chief justice of India on 18th November 2015, and it was effective from 3 December 2015. He succeeded H.L. Dutta and was appointed by Mr. Pranab Mukherjee the president of India. He has been serving in the office from past many years. C.J When he came for the book release event of the Supreme Court judge Justice Rohinton F Nariman who wrote the book titled ‘the inner fire, faith choice and modern-day living in Zoroastrianism’. He said that a person’s religion should be very personal and it should not be anyone else’s business. He also said that a lot of people are killed in the name of the God rather than any other cause.
CJ Thakur is a lawyer by profession and before becoming the chief justice of India he enrolled himself in the year 1972 as the pleader and joined the chambers of his father who was the governor of Assam and later became the judge of high Court of Jammu and Kashmir. CJ Thakur practiced in different areas including crime, taxation, civil, service matters and constitutional matters in Jammu and Kashmir high Court. He was appointed as the judge in the High Court of Jammu and Kashmir from March 1994 to July 2004. The Karnataka High Court later appointed him and he served the office from July 2004 to August 2008. He was later appointed as the judge of the Delhi high court from 11th August 2008 to 16th November 2009.
He was succeeded by Justice Mukul Mudaal and preceded by Justice Vijendra Jain. He was later appointed as the chief justice Punjab and Haryana High Court from 17th November 2009 to 2nd December 2015, and was appointed by Pratibha Patil. On 18th November 2015, he was appointed as the Chief justice of India succeeding Justice HL Dutta. The President Pranab Mukherjee swore him in and he will retire on 4th January 2017, after turning 65 years old.
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Name: T.S. Thakur
Nickname: CJI Thakur
Date of Birth: 4th January 1952
Age: 64 Years
Place of Birth: Ramban, Jammu and Kashmir, India
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Father: Late Shri Devi Das Thakur
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Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
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Profession: chief Justice of India
Languages Known: Hindi and English