Orissa HC CJ elevated as SC judge

Cuttack: Chief Justice of Orissa High Court, Justice V Gopala Gowda has been elevated as a judge of the Supreme Court, said a notification of Union Law ministry which reached here this evening.

The notification further said that upon assuming charge in the Supreme Court by justice Gopala Gowda, the senior most judge of Orissa Hich Court Justice Pradip Kumar Mohanty will officiate as acting Chief Justice of Orissa High Court.