Chief Justices/ Judges Elevated to Supreme Court

Former Chief Justices, Orissa High Court

Hon'ble Mr. Justice Amitava Roy

  • Date of Birth 01-03-1953
  • Educational Qualification Post Graduation in Physics, LL.B.
  • Date of Appointment 27-02-2015
Born on 1st March, 1953 at Kolkata. He completed his education in Dibrugarh. After completing his Post Graduation from Dibrugarh University in Physics, he obtained his LL.B. degree from the same University with flying colours. On 20.02.1976, he was enrolled with Bar Council of Nagaland, Assam, Manipur, Tripura, and Arunachal Pradesh. After a strong practice in district Courts of Dibrugarh and Tinsukia from 1976 to 1981 he shifted his practice to Guwahati High Court. Elevated as the Chief Justice of Orissa High Court on 06.08.2014 and Elevated as Judge of Supreme Court on 27.02.2015.