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Shri Justice Ritu Raj Awasthi
Hon'ble Shri Justice Ritu Raj Awasthi born on 03rd July, 1960. He graduated in Law from Lucknow University in the year 1986 and enrolled as an Advocate on 1th February, 1987. He mainly practised in Constitutional Courts in Allahabad High Court at |Lucknow |Bench. He had also appeared as an Advocate in several cases in different High Courts and Supreme Court of India. He was appointed the Assistant Solicitor General of India for the Allahabad High Court in the year 2007. After practising for more than 20 years, he was elevated as High Court Judge on 13th April, 2009 and took oath as permanent Judge on 24th December, 2010. Hon'ble Justice Awasthi was also nominated as the Senior Judge of Allahabad High Court at Lucknow on 05.01.2021 and thereafter was elevated as Chief Justice of Karnataka High Court on 11th October, 2021. He retired as Chief Justice of Karnataka High Court on 02nd July, 2022. He was appointed Chairman of 22nd Law Commission of India on 09th November, 2022 and continued till 26th March, 2024. He has been appointed as Hon'ble Judicial Member, Lokpal on 27th March, 2024.
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