Ranjan Gogoi (born November 18, 1954) is an Indian judge and the 46th Chief Justice of India from Dibrugarh (Assam). In fact, Indian President Ram Nath Kovind appoints him after the retirement of Dipak Mishra. Moreover, the Government of India confirmed Gogoi’s name on October 3, 2018.
In addition to this, Ranjan is the first person from the North East appointed as CJI. During his career as a judge and lawyer, he solved various high profile cases. Recently, he gave a historic verdict on Govindaswamy vs the State of Kerala.
Ranjan Gogoi Wiki, Age, Parents & Wife
How old is the Chief Justice of India (CJI)? He was born on the 18th of November 1954 in Dibrugarh, Assam (India). As of 2018, Ranjan Gogoi’s age is sixty-four, (64) years old. His father Keshav Chandra Gogoi served as Chief Minister of Assam in 1992.
Along with that, Mr. Keshav is the member of Congress Party. In fact, he enrolled at the Indian Bar Council in 1978. After that, he started practicing in the Guhawati High Court as a lawyer. Later Justice Gogoi promoted as the Judge in 2001.
Then, Rajan transferred to Punjab & Haryana High Court on September 9, 2010. After that, he is appointed as Judge of Supreme Court by Former President Pratibha Patil in 2012. On the hand, he is a married man and father of a baby boy Raktim Gogoi.
Govindaswamy vs the State of Kerala Case
Soumya (23) is a girl working in a shopping mall of Kochi. Moreover, she was traveling in an empty coach of Ernakulam-Shoranur passenger train on Feb 1, 2011. At that time, Govindaswamy along with his friends raped Soumya.
Then, they beat the innocent girl harshly and thrown out of the train. The girl had serious injuries and she battled for life in Government Medical College, Thrissur. Kerala High Court awarded him the death penalty in 2013.
In 2016, the bench of Justice Ranjan Gogoi, Justice Prafulla C. Pant and Justice Uday Umesh Lalit in the Apex Court sentenced lifetime imprisonment to the accused. The sections charged on him are murder (Sec 302) and rape (IPC Sec 376).
Ranjan Gogoi Biography, Spouse, Age, Net worth, Children, Parents, Wealth & Profile
|Personal Life Information|
|Full Birth Name||Justice Ranjan Gogoi.|
|Working As||Chief Justice of India.|
|Age||Sixty-Four (64) years old (As of 2018).|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||18th of November 1954.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Dibrugarh, Assam (India).|
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Scorpio.|
|Current Residence||New Delhi, India.|
|Famous For||Appointed as the first Chief Justice of India from North East on October 3, 2018.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 175 cm.
Meters: 1.75 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 79 Kg.
Pounds: 174 lbs.
|Biceps Size||13 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||40-32-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||8.|
|Ranjan Gogoi Family|
|Parents||Father: Keshav Chandra Gogoi.
Mother: Will Update.
|Wife & Relationship|
|Dating History?||Not Known.|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Will Update Soon.|
|Children||Raktim Gogoi (Son).|
|Highest Qualification||LLB Degree.|
|College/University||Will Update Soon.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Rajesh Khanna.
Actress: Nargis Dutt.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Reading Books and Writing Quotes.|
|Favorite Dishes||Spanish Food.|
|Ranjan Gogoi Net worth|
|Net Asset||Rs. 30 Lakh Indian Rupees (As of 2018).|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Will update soon.|
|Official Website||Not Available.
Facts about the Chief Justice of Supreme Court, India
- Ranjan started his practice in 1978.
- In fact, he gave his verdict on the Coconut oil packaging in small containers.
- The honorable Bombay High Court ordered re-assessment of Actor Amitabh Bachchan’s income 2012.
- After that, Justice Gogoi and Justice PC Pant quashed the decision of Bombay High Court.
- As per his earnings and wealth, the estimated Net worth of Ranjan Gogoi is Rs. 30 Lakh Indian Rupees (approx) as of 2018.
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- On the other hand, he does not have his own house, car, and jewelry.
- He has a press conference on 2018 with other judges of Supreme Court regarding the failure to solve the cases.
- Now, he is the CJI of Supreme Court from October 3.
- Ranjan has ordered that he all the human welfare petitions will come to him directly.
- Furthermore, he has given a decision on the case of Reliance Communication with Gujarat Government on the tax issue.