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Justice Nishita Nirmal Mhatre to become Acting Chief Justice of Calcutta HC

The President of India Pranab Mukherjee has appointed Justice Nishita Nirmal Mhatre, the senior most judge of Calcutta High Court as Acting Chief Justice of the High Court with effect from 1st December 2016.

This in view of the retirement of Justice Girish Chandra Gupta, Chief Justice of Calcutta High Court, on 1st December 2016. Notification in this regard has already been issued yesterday, by Ministry of Law and Justice, Government of India.

Justice Nishita Mhatre was born on September 20, 1955 and graduated in Law from Government Law College, Mumbai. She enrolled as an Advocate on the rolls of Bar Council of Maharashtra & Goa on November 10, 1978 and did most of her practice in Maharashtra. She was later elevated as additional Judge of the High Court of Judicature at Bombay on March 28, 2001, and became a Permanent Judge on March 21, 2003. She was later transferred to the High Court at Calcutta.

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  • kamal kumar duari says:

    Dear sir,
    I am a citizen of india and a new generation man yet overcome 29 years.i have a sweet girlfriend also but the family of my girlfriend do not agree as i am not a government employee.i did work in godrej agrovet ltd company but leave this job for try gov job.i have completed m.sc with b.ed and try all of wb gov job since last two years.i have most choice as teaching gov job.now do job in a private b.ed college.try heartly for a gov job
    But my wb gov is totally corrupted in any exam and this is why i can’t passed gov. exam.
    I heartily requested to you please stop all the corruption from education and go ahead our state first as corruption free state because recently in primary exam result firstly we all know the question was loss from bus and now a roll no. 070064796 is show empaneled in wb primary result site who’s name is Y.is it possible? a man who mistake her name how teach to students? and also like me after completed m.sc b.ed would not able in primary.
    In such condition what can do our merit student in wb?
    Your’s faithfully
    Kamal kumar duari