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 Shri Justice Ajit Singh

Chief Justice, Gauhati High Court
Chancellor, NLUJAA

9 (1) (i)
Chairman
2.

Hon'ble Shri 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.

Prof. R. C. Barpatragohain

Advocate General of Assam

9 (1) (iv)
Member
6.

Prof. (Dr.) J. S. Patil

Vice-Chancellor, NLUJAA

9 (1) (v)

Member

Secretary

7.

Shri Ranjit Narayan Deka

Rector, Assam Jatiya Bidyalaya, Noonmati

9 (1) (vi)
Member
8.

Shri Manan Kumar Mishra

Chairman, Bar Council of India, New Delhi

9 (1) (vii)
Member
9.

Prof. R. C. Barpatragohain

Chairman, Bar Council of Assam

9 (1) (viii)
Member
10.

Prof. (Dr.) Mihir Kanti Chaudhuri

Advisor, Education Department, Govt. of Assam

9 (1) (ix)
Member
11.

Dr. Amarjyoti Choudhury

Vice-Chancellor, Assam Down Town University

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, 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.

Smti T. Y. Das, IAS

Chief Secretary, Govt. of Assam

9 (1) (xii)
Member
16.

Shri Samir Kumar Sinha

Principal Secretary, Finance Department, Govt. of Assam

9 (1) (xii)
Member
17.

Smti Krishna Gohain

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

9 (1) (xii)
Member
18.

Shri S. K. Sharma

LR & Secretary, Judicial Department, Govt. of Assam

9 (1) (xii)
Member
19.

Mr. Miftahuddin Ahmed

Registrar, NLUJAA

9 (1) (xiii)

Member
20.

Prof. (Dr.) Yugal Kishore

Professor of Law, NLUJAA

9 (1) (xiv)
Member
21.

Hon'ble Shri Justice Hrishikesh Roy

Judge, Gauhati High Court, Guwahati

9 (1) (xv)
Member