Former CJI Altamas Kabir Passes Away [Read Medical Bulletin]
The hospital authorities confirmed his death at 2.52PM.
He was the 39th Chief Justice of India.
He was born on July 19, 1948. Justice Kabir did his LLB and MA from University of Calcutta and was made a permanent judge of the Calcutta high court on August 6, 1990.
He was appointed as Chief Justice of the Jharkhand High Court on 1.3.2005.
He was appointed as a Judge, Supreme Court of India on September 9, 2005.
He was the Chief Justice of India from 29.09.2012 to 19.7. 2013
Read the Medical Bulletin here.