Born on 27th August 1957, Nuthalapati Venkata Ramana (age 63 years) is a Judge in the Supreme Court of India for the past 8 years will soon take up the office as the 48th Chief Justice of India next month. N.V. Ramana has also previously served as the Chief Justice of Delhi High Court and also the acting Chief Justice of Andhra Pradesh High Court.
Justice NV Ramana will become the 48th Chief Justice of India on 24th April 2021 after the retirement of the current Chief Justice of India Sharad Arvind Bobde and is due to retire on 26th August 2022.
Born in an agriculturist family on 27th August 1957 in Ponnavaram village in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh, NV Ramana is currently serving as the second most senior Judge after SA Bobde. NV Ramana joined the Andhra Pradesh High Court as a lawyer on 10th February 1983 and started practising there and became a permanent Judge of Andhra Pradesh High Court on 27th June 2000. NV Ramana on 2nd September 2013 was appointed as the Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court and 17th February 2014 was the day when he became a judge at the Supreme Court of India.
NV Ramana in his career has practised at the High Court of Andhra Pradesh, Central and Andhra Pradesh Administrative Tribunals and the Supreme Court of India in Civil, Criminal, Constitutional, Labour, Service and Election matters. NV Ramana has specialised himself in the fields of Constitutional, Criminal, Service and Inter-State River laws and has also functioned as Panel Counsel for various Government Organisations. Ramana has even functioned as Additional Standing Counsel for Central Government and Standing Counsel for Railways in the Central Administrative Tribunal at Hyderabad. Adding to his list of experiences, NV Ramana has also functioned as Additional Advocate General of Andhra Pradesh and has been credited for authoring path-breaking judgements in tax, constitution, arbitration and criminal law.
Full Name: Nuthalapati Venkata Ramana
Age: 63 years
Date of Birth: 27th August 1957
Place of Birth: Ponnavaram, Andhra Pradesh, India
Salary: Approximately Rs. 2,80,000