Justice Muhammad Raffiq sworn in as Chief Justice of Meghalaya HC
Justice Muhammad Raffiq was sworn in as 8th Chief Justice of Meghalaya High Court. His oath for office and secrecy was administered by Meghalaya Governor Tathagata Roy at the Raj Bhavan in Shillong. He has succeeded Justice Ajay Kumar Mittal who is presently the Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh High Court.
About Justice Muhammad Raffiq
He started his law practice in 1984 and practiced exclusively in Rajasthan High Court in almost all branches of law. He served as an advocate from 1999 to 2006 and in 2008, he was appointed as a Judge at the Rajasthan High Court. He has also served as acting Chief Justice of Rajasthan High Court twice.
Justice Raffiq (59) has been recognized as an expert on Indian Constitution, land acquisition, tax, service and company law cases.
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