The GENERAL COUNCIL

In pursuance of Clause (ii) of Sub Section 2 of Section 9 of the National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam Act, 2009, as amended, and in pursuance of the decision of the Hon’ble Chancellor of the National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam to nominate the members under the Act to the General Council and on receipt of nomination from the State Govt. Vide letter no. JDJ.(E)161/2006/169, dated Dispur the 27th Jan/2014, the General Council of the National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam, has been re-constituted with the following members. As per the above mentioned Clause the term of office of the nominated members of the General Council other than the ex-officio members shall be three years.

 
Sl. No.
Name and Designation
Section
Position
1.

Hon'ble Mr. Justice Ajit Singh

Chief Justice, Gauhati High Court
Chancellor, NLUJAA

9 (1) (i)
Chairman
2.

Hon'ble Mr. Justice Jasti Chelameswar

Judge, Supreme Court of India

9 (1) (ii)
Member
3.

Hon’ble Shri Justice D.N. Choudhury

Former Judge, Supreme Court of India

9 (1) (iii)
Member
4.

Hon'ble Shri Justice P. G. Agarwal

Former Judge, Gauhati High Court

9 (1) (iii)
Member
5.

Shri Chinmoy Choudhury

Advocate General of Assam

9 (1) (iv)
Member
6.

Prof. (Dr.) J. S. Patil

Vice-Chancellor, NLUA

9 (1) (v)

Member

Secretary

7.

Shri Ranjit Narayan Deka

 

9 (1) (vi)
Member
8.

Shri Manan Kumar Mishra

Chairman, Bar Council of India, New Delhi

9 (1) (vii)
Member
9.

Shri Chinmoy Choudhury

Chairman, Bar Council of Assam

9 (1) (viii)
Member
10.

Prof. (Dr.) Mihir Kanti Chaudhuri

Vice-Chancellor, Tezpur University

9 (1) (ix)
Member
11.

Dr. Amarjyoti Choudhury

Former Vice-Chancellor, Gauhati University and Former Pro Vice-Chancellor, Tezpur University and
Presently CV Raman Chair Professorship at University of Science and Technology, Meghalaya

9 (1) (ix)
Member
12.

Hon’ble Shri Justice A.C. Upadhyay

Director, Judicial Academy, Assam

9 (1) (x)
Member
13.

Dr. D.N. Buragohain

Former Director, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institiutes of Technology Guwahati

9 (1) (xi)
Member
14.

Prof. (Dr.) R. Venkata Rao

Vice-Chancellor, National Law School of India University, Bangalore

9 (1) (xii)
Member
15.

Mr. Vinod Kumar Pipersenia

Chief Secretary, Govt. of Assam

9 (1) (xii)
Member
16.

Dr. Ravi Kota

Secretary, Finance Department, Government of Assam

9 (1) (xii)
Member
17.

Shri Krishna Gohain

Secretary, Dept. of Higher Education, Govt. of Assam

9 (1) (xii)
Member
18.

Shri P Saikia

LR & Secretary, Judicial Department, Govt. of Assam

9 (1) (xii)
Member
19.

Prof. (Dr.) Yugal Kishore

Registrar (i/c) and Professor of Law, NLUJAA

9 (1) (xiii)

9 (1) (xiv)

Member
20.

Hon'ble Shri Justice Hrishikesh Roy

Judge, Gauhati High Court, Guwahati

9 (1) (v)
Member