Chhattisgarh is playing an active role in the development of legal education: CJI Mr. NV Ramana


Raipur, 31 July .Chief Justice of India,Mr. N. V. Ramana said in Raipur today that the Chhattisgarh government is taking care of every aspect of the budget and infrastructure related requirements of the judicial community.

 He expressed hope that this trend would continue  and Chhattisgarh would emerge as a leading state in providing best infrastructure to the Judiciary.

 Chief Justice Mr. N. V. Ramana congratulated the Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel for actively cooperating in the development of legal education in Chhattisgarh. He congratulated the Chief Minister for the efforts being made by him to provide good governance to the people of Chhattisgarh.

The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the country, Justice Mr. NV Ramana, attended the fifth convocation of Hidayatullah National Law University as the chief guest in Raipur, the capital of Chhattisgarh. Addressing the students present in the convocation, he  said "all of you should have a vision and to achieve it with utmost enthusiasm and passion". He further said "that all of you are precious to this country and we all need to take the talented minds in the right direction."

Complimenting the Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur, CJI Mr. NV Ramana said that it has been named after a great jurist who devoted his entire life to the cause of law. While congratulating the students at the convocation, he said that knowledge and information are the biggest assets and we  can only grow by using them properly.

Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel attended the convocation ceremony as a special guest. While releasing the sixth edition of Journal Law and Social Science of Hidayatullah National Law University, Mr. baghel distributed degrees to the gold medalist students and wished them good luck for their bright future.

On the occasion of the fifth convocation of Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur, two scholars were conferred the degree of Doctor of Philosophy. Apart from this, a total of 23 students were awarded with 66 gold medals. Ankit Pal of the year 2020 batch was awarded 6 gold medals and Pallavi Mishra of the year 2021 batch was the overall topper with 11 gold medals.

The convocation was presided over by the Hon'ble Supreme Court Justice Shri S Abdul Nazeer. Justice BV Nagarathna of the Supreme Court was also present at the convocation. The Chief Justice of Chhattisgarh High Court and Chancellor of Hidayatullah National Law University Shri Arup Kumar Goswami and Chief Justice of Andhra Pradesh High Court Shri Prashant Mishra were also present on the occasion. Chhattisgarh Law Minister Mr. Mohammad Akbar and Tribal Welfare Department Minister Dr. Premsai Singh Tekam were also present in the convocation ceremony.