By LE Desk
Raipur, April 30: President Ram Nath Kovind accepted the resignation tendered by Justice Sharad Kumar Gupta from the office of Judge, Chhattisgarh High Court with effect from March 31, 2021.
A notification in this regard was issued by Department of Justice, Ministry of Law & Justice on Wednesday. Justice Gupta was a permanent judge at the Chattisgarh High Court in Bilaspur since September 2019 and was due to retire on April 14.
According to sources, Gupta tendered his resignation after giving his consent to the state government for an undisclosed assignment, The Indian Express reported.