New Delhi, Jun 10 (ILNS) The Central government today appointed Justice Sanjay Yadav as the Chief Justice of Allahabad High Court.
According to a notification issued by the Department of Justice, Ministry of Law and Justice, “The President of India, in exercise of the power conferred by clause (1) of Article 217 of the Constitution of India, appointed Justice Sanjay Yadav, Judge of the Allahabad High Court to be Chief Justice of the Allahabad High Court with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office.”
Justice Sanjay Yadav, MA, LLB, was enrolled as an Advocate on August 25, 1986. He practiced at Jabalpur for 20 years in Civil, Constitutional, Labour and Service matters and specialised in Labour and Service matters.
He worked as Government Advocate from March, 1999 to October, 2005. He was Deputy Advocate General with effect from October, 2005. Justice Yadav was appointed as an Additional Judge of the Madhya Pradesh High Court on March 2, 2007 and as Permanent Judge on January 15, 2010.
Later, he was transferred to the Allahabad High Court. He was appointed as Acting Chief Justice of Allahabad High Court with effect from April 14, 2021. ILNS/KR/RJ