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Justice Krishna Murari to be new Chief Justice of Punjab & Haryana High Court, formal notification soon

Justice Murari is known for his integrity, hard work and dedication and carries with him a vast understanding of the judicial system

The Hush Post: Justice Krishna Murari, a senior judge of the Allahabad High Court, will be the new Chief Justice of the Punjab & Haryana High Court. Justice Murari replaces Chief Justice Shiavax Jal Vazifdar, who retires early next month. His name has been cleared for elevation as the Chief Justice and a formal notification is expected soon.

Justice Murari is known for his integrity, hard work and dedication and carries with him a vast understanding of the judicial system. He hails from a family of lawyers. His uncle GN Verma was a senior advocate and a leading lawyer on constitutional matters. Justice Murari has also been the president and general secretary of high court bar association.
Born on July 9, 1958, Justice Krishna Murari was elevated as an Additional Judge on January 7, 2004 and took oath as a Permanent Judge on August 18, 2005.

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