Meenakshi Madan Rai to become first woman Chief Justice of Sikkim

Gangtok, 29 Jun:

Senior most judge of High Court of Sikkim, Meenakshi Madan Rai, is set to become the first woman Chief Justice of the High Court of Sikkim. Justice Rai has been appointed as the next Chief Justice of Sikkim as per a notification issued by Ministry of Law and Justice, Government of India, dated 29 June 2018. She will take office on 01 July, after the retirement of current Chief Justice, Satish Kumar Agnihotri.