The Ministry of Law and Justice has notified the appointment of the Senior Most Judge of Allahabad High Court as Acting Chief Justice of Allahabad High Court.
The current Chief Justice of Allahabad High Court CJ Govind Mathur is due to retire on 14 April 2021.
Justice Sanjay Yadav was Enrolled as Advocate on August 25, 1986.
He Practised on Civil, Revenue and Constitutional sides in the High Court of Madhya Pradesh at Jabalpur.
Thereafter Elevated as Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on March 2, 2007 and Permanent Judge on January 15, 2010.
He was also appointed as Acting Chief Justice of the Madhya Pradesh High Court with effect from October 06, 2019 till November 02,2019 and from September 30, 2020 till January 02, 2021.
He was transferred to Allahabad High Court on January 08, 2021.