A member of the Indian Civil Service. He was a Secretary to the Government of Orissa in the Law, Commerce and Labour Departments and Superintendent and Remembrancer of legal affairs. He is a M.A of the Madras University and possesses a diploma in economics. He joined Oxford University and came out successful in the examination. He successfully completed in the I.C.S. examination and joined that service in 1931. He was a District and Sessions Judge at Cuttack-Sambalpur before he became Secretary to the Government of Orissa.
Elevated to the Bench of Orissa High Court on 26.7.1948.
Chief Justice of Orissa High Court from 22.3.1956 - 27.12.1964.