TS Thakur is selected as the Chief Justice of India. He was administered the pledge by President Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhawan.
Justice Thakurhas replaced Justice H.L. Dattu, who resigned from his post yesterday.
Justice Thakur s has practiced in civil, criminal, constitutional and taxation lmatters in High Court of Jammu and Kashmir. He was selected as a senior advocate in 1990.
Justice Thakur was chosen as an additional Judge of the High Court of Jammu and Kashmir in 1994. He has also served as Judge in high court of Delhi and Karnataka.