Justice Prafulla Chandra Pant (61 Yr) has been appointed as the first Chief Justice of the newly established Meghalaya High Cour. He is a judge of the Uttarakhand High Court.
Justice Prafulla Chandra Pant took over from Justice T.Nandakumar Singh, who is the Acting Chief Justice of the Meghalaya High court since March 2013.
About Justice Prafulla Chandra Pant
He was born in Pithoragarh district of then undivided Uttar Pradesh, he joined the UP Judicial Service in 1976 and held different posts.
He held different posts in judicial service at Ghaziabad, Pilibhit, Ranikhet, Bereilly and in 1990 he appointed as Additional District Judge in district Bahraich of Uttar Pradesh.