Assam's Highest Civilian Award To Former Chief Justice Of India

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Tuesday, January 16, 2024
Assam's Highest Civilian Award To Former Chief Justice Of India
Assam Baibhav Conferred to Justice Shri Ranjan Gogoi: A Landmark Recognition for Legal Stalwart
Guwahati - January 16, 2024: In a historic announcement, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma shared the joyous news that the Government of Assam will bestow the prestigious Assam Baibhav, the State's Highest Civilian Award, upon the distinguished Member of Parliament and former Chief Justice of India, Justice Shri Ranjan Gogoi Dangoriya.

This remarkable accolade comes as a tribute to Justice Gogoi's groundbreaking achievements, particularly as the first judge from the North East to hold the esteemed position of Chief Justice of India. The Assam Baibhav recognizes his exceptional contributions to expanding the delivery of justice and enriching the jurisprudence landscape.

Justice Shri Ranjan Gogoi Dangoriya's tenure as the Chief Justice of India was marked by transformative efforts aimed at ensuring justice accessibility and upholding the principles of fairness. His judicial endeavors have left an indelible impact on the legal framework, setting new standards for legal luminaries to follow.

CM Himanta Biswa Sarma expressed his pleasure in making this announcement, acknowledging Justice Gogoi's unparalleled dedication to the cause of justice. The Assam Baibhav serves as a testament to the profound impact made by Justice Shri Ranjan Gogoi Dangoriya in shaping the legal landscape of the nation.

As Assam recognizes and honors one of its own, the conferment of Assam Baibhav reflects the State's commitment to celebrating excellence and contributions that transcend boundaries.