Hon’ble Mr. Justice Justice Anandamoy Bhattacharjee
Date of Birth
Joining at Sikkim
Served at Sikkim Upto
9 years 7 months 15 days
Born on 20th December, 1933. Educated at Siliguri Boys School, Siliguri, St. Paul’s College, Calcutta, Scottish Church College, Calcutta, and University College of Law, Calcutta. Enrolled on 7th January 1957 as an Advocate of the Calcutta High Court (A.S.). 16th January 1957 as an Advocate of the Calcutta High Court (O.S.). Practised on Civil and Criminal in the District Courts of Darjeeling and Jalpaiguri in West Bengal and at Gangtok in Sikkim.
Worked as Legal Adviser to Govt. of Sikkim from May 1972 and as the Advocate General of Sikkim from June 1975.
Appointed as Judge, Sikkim High Court from 16th June, 1976. Appointed as Acting Chief Justice, Sikkim High Court from 4th January, 1985. Judge, Calcutta High Court from 3rd February, 1986. He was transferred as judge to the Calcutta High Court in February 1986, and was the Acting Chief Justice there from June 1992. He was made the Chief Justice of the Calcutta High Court in January 1993, and was subsequently transferred as the Chief Justice of the Bombay High Court in April, 1994 where he stayed in office till April 1995. Passed away on 16.1.2018.