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Former Judge

Former Chief Justices, Orissa High Court

Hon'ble Mr. Justice Gopal Chandra Das

  • Date of Birth ---
  • Educational Qualification M.A., Bachelor in Law
  • Date of Appointment 09-08-1956

Born in 1902 (Puri district) after post graduate course in Arts, qualified for the law in 1927; worked with Sri R.C. Mitter of the Calcutta High Court, and shifted the venue of his practice to Patna in 1929; was public Prosecutor & Government Pleader for matters arising from Orissa  after the province was formed in 1936; came to Cuttack in 1948 after the Orissa High Court was established; was standing counsel for the Commissioner of Income Tax from 1949 till his elevation to the Bench; was Government Advocate from 1950-52.


He served as the Judge of Orissa High Court from 9.8.1956 - 11.1.1962.