Chhaya takes oath as new CJ of Gauhati HC

GUWAHATI, 23 Jun: Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi on Thursday administered the oath of office to Rashmin Manharbhai Chhaya as the new chief justice of the Gauhati High Court (HC).

Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, Legislative Assembly Speaker Biswajit Daimary, several Gauhati HC judges, and a host of dignitaries were present at the function.

“Administered the oath of office to Justice Rashmin Manharbhai Chhaya, as the Chief Justice of Hon’ble Gauhati High Court at a function held at Raj Bhavan,” Mukhi tweeted.

Before this, Justice Chhaya was serving as a judge at the Gujarat HC. (PTI)