Main Justice of India Nuthalapati Venkata Ramana Saturday swung into motion soon after having oath as head of the judiciary and held consultation with six senior judges of the Supreme Court docket to review working in look at of present COVID-19 problem.
The 48th CJI, soon after becoming administered oath by President Ram Nath Kovind in a quick functionality below, went to the Supreme Court docket premises on a Saturday, a courtroom vacation, and held assembly to focus on apex court’s working in look at of resurgence of pandemic, sources told PTI.
Moreover the CJI, justices R F Nariman, U U Lalit, A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud, Ashok Bhushan and L Nageswara Rao took part in the assembly.
The seven senior judges would fulfill once again, they said.
The apex courtroom, given that March 25, has been holding courts by way of video clip conferencing because of to a nationwide lockdown and even soon after the limits had been relaxed, it has made the decision to go on with the hearing by way of virtual courts.
Before becoming driven to the Rashtrapati Bhavan for having oath as the CJI, Justice Ramana fulfilled and took blessings of the priests of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams and the Srisailam temple of Andhra Pradesh.
Later on in the day, he visited CJI’s workplace in the apex court’s premises with his family members and then held consultation with the judges.
Hailing from an agriculturist family of Ponnavaram village of Andhra Pradesh’s Krishna district, a delicate-spoken Justice Ramana will have a tenure of more than 16 months and will demit workplace on August 26 up coming yr.