On Thursday, the Ministry of Law and Justice notified the appointment of Justice Sanjay Yadav as Chief Justice of Allahabad High Court.
The notification says:
In exercise of the power conferred by clause (1) of Article 217 of the Constitution of India, the President is pleased to appoint Shri Sanjay Yadav, Judge of the Allahabad High Court, to be the Chief Justice of the Allahabad High Court with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office.
On 9th April 2021, Justice Yadav was appointed as the Acting Chief Justice of Allahabad High Court, due to retirement of Former Chief Justice Govind Mathur.
On 20th May 2021, the Supreme Court collegium had recommended for appointment of Justice Sanjay Yadav as Chief Justice of Allahabad High Court.
Justice Yadav will hold the post of Chief Justice till 25th June 2021