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Ajay Rastogi sworn in as Chief Justice of Tripura High Court

"It's a privilege to be a chief justice here. I will try my best to deliver services to this institution. I shall do whatever is possible for me," Rastogi told reporters.

Governor Tathagata Roy administered him the oath of office and secrecy at Rajbhavan in Agartala. (Representational Image)

Former Rajasthan High Court judge Ajay Rastogi was on Thursday sworn in as Chief Justice of the Tripura High Court. He replaced T Vaiphei who served in the post since 2016.

Governor Tathagata Roy administered him the oath of office and secrecy at Rajbhavan in Agartala, reports news agency PTI.

“It’s a privilege to be a chief justice here. I will try my best to deliver services to this institution. I shall do whatever is possible for me,” Rastogi told reporters.

Supreme Court Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice J Chelameswar and Justice Ranjan Gogoi had earlier signed the SC collegium’s recommendation on Rastogi’s appointment.