RANGANATH, M.A.,LL.M. - Born on 25th November, 1926. Educated at Banpur High School; P.M.
Academy; Ravenshaw College, Allahabad University. Enrolled Advocate of the Orissa High
Court on 18th September, 1950. Handled all types of cases at Cuttack. Appointed Permanent
Judge of the Orissa High Court on 4.7.1969. Appointed acting Chief Justice, Orissa High
Court on 6.11.1980 and permanent Chief Justice from 16.1.1981. Appointed Judge, Supreme
Court of India on 15.3.1983. Appointed as Chief Justice of India on 25.9.1990. Retired on