Justice Dipak Misra to be 45th Chief Justice of India10:40:00 PM, Tuesday 8th of August 2017 | in politics
Supreme Court Justice Dipak Misra has been appointed as the next Chief Justice of India (CJI). He will be replacing current Justice J S Khehar, who is set to retire on August 27. He is the 3rd from Odisha to become CJI. Justice Misra will have a tenure of nearly 14 months as the CJI, as he is going to retire on October 2, 2018.