CJI to attend centenary celebrations of Orissa HC

Cuttack: Chief Justice of India Justice TS Thakur will attend the centenary celebrations of the first sitting of the circuit Court of Patna High Court, precursor of the Orissa High Court, here on Sunday.

Among others, Supreme Court judge Justice Dipak Mishra, Chief Justice of Orissa High Court Justice Vineet Saran, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and all the retired judges of Orissa High Court will attend the programme.

Besides, Chief Justices and Justices of various High Courts across the country will attend the 12-day long programme. The centenary celebration will culminate on May 20.

Cultural programmes will be organised in the evening during the centenary celebrations.