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Justice Radhakrishnan sworn in new CJ of Hyderabad HC

Hyderabad: Justice Thottathil Bhaskaran Nair Radhakrishnan was sworn in as new Chief Justice of the Hyderabad High Court for the states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh here on Saturday.

Pic Courtesy: Twitter@TelanganaCMO

Governor of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh ESL Narasimhan administered the oath at a function in the Raj Bhavan.

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao and Andhra Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister K E Krishna Murthy were present on the occasion.
Also read: Justice TB Radhakrisnan appointed as new CJ of Hyderabad HC
Justice Radhakrishnan was Chief Justice of the Chattisgarh High Court before being shifted here.

After completing BSc Zoology in the University of Kerala, he had studied law in K G F Law College in Kolar Gold Fields under the Bangalore University.

He had practised as an advocate in different courts and dealt with cases in different branches of law.

He was the Acting Chief Justice of the Kerala High Court for a brief period.
  • Justice Radhakrishnan was born in 1959 to late N Bhaskaran Nair and late K Parukutty Amma, who were practising advocates in Kollam, Kerala.
  • Justice Radhakrishnan had his schooling and college education at Kollam and obtained his B Sc in Zoology.
  • He has an LLB degree from Bangalore University.
  • He enrolled himself as a lawyer on December 11, 1983 and started his practice from Thiruvananthapuram as a junior to advocate P Ramakrishna Pillai.
  • He was sworn in as a permanent judge of the Kerala high court on October 14, 2004.
  • He was sworn in as chief justice of the Chhattisgarh high court on March 18, 2017.



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