Justice Debasish Kar Gupta sworn-in as new chief justice of Calcutta High Court
Justice Debasish Kar Gupta has recently been sworn-in as the new chief justice of the Calcutta High Court. It is the oldest High Court in India and has jurisdiction over the state of West Bengal and the Union Territory of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. The seat of the High Court is Kolkata, capital of West Bengal. The High Court building’s design is based on the Cloth Hall, Ypres, in Belgium.
Topics: Andaman and Nicobar Islands • Bengal • Biswanath Somadder • Calcutta High Court • Debasish Kar Gupta • Geography of Asia • Hazra Law College • India • Judiciary of India • Kolkata • West Bengal • Ypres Cloth Hall