Madras High Court

The Madras High Court is the second oldest High Court of India after the Calcutta High Court in Kolkata. It is located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The court is... Wikipedia

  • Established:  August1862 (age 158–159)
  • Location:  Principal Seat: George Town, Chennai, Circuit Bench: Madurai
  • Motto:  Truth Alone Triumphs
  • Composition method:  Presidential with confirmation of Chief Justice of India and Governor of respective state.
  • Authorized by:  Constitution of India
  • Decisions are appealed to:  Supreme Court of India
  • Judge term length:  Mandatory retirement by age of 62
  • Number of positions:  75, (Permanent 56, Addl. 19)
  • Website:  Madras High Court
  • Currently:  Sanjib Banerjee
  • Since:  4 January 2021
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo