President accepts resignation of Madras High Court Chief Justice VK Tahilramani, appoints Justice V Kothari as acting Chief Justice

  • The resignation of Madras High Court Chief Justice VK Tahilramani has been accepted, according to a government notification

  • Her resignation has been accepted with effect from 6 September, it said

  • She had resigned after the Supreme Court collegium declined her request for reconsideration of transfer to Meghalaya

New Delhi: The resignation of Madras High Court Chief Justice VK Tahilramani has been accepted, according to a government notification. Her resignation has been accepted with effect from 6 September, it said.

 President accepts resignation of Madras High Court Chief Justice VK Tahilramani, appoints Justice V Kothari as acting Chief Justice

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She had resigned after the Supreme Court collegium declined her request for reconsideration of transfer to Meghalaya.

Justice V Kothari has been appointed as the acting chief justice of the Madras High Court, another notification said.

Updated Date: Sep 21, 2019 11:55:32 IST