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Odisha HC Chief Justice Goel appointed Supreme Court judge

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Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Cuttack, June 25:

Chief Justice of Odisha High Court Adarsh Kumar Goel has been formally appointed as a Supreme Court judge.
Justice AK GoelThis was intimated, through a notification, to the High Court today.

Justice Goel had taken charge as the Chief Justice of the Odisha High Court on October 12 last year.

Born on July 7 in 1953 at Hissar in Haryana, Justice Goel completed his degree in Law from Punjab University and later began his profession as a lawyer in 1974.

He was appointed as Justice of Haryana and Punjab High Court on July 2, 2001 where he became the acting Chief Justice in 2011.

On September 12 in the same year, he joined as the senior Judge in the Guwahati High Court and was later appointed as the Chief Justice on December 20, 2011.