Hon'ble Mr. Justice S.K. Das
[Date of Appointment:30.04.1956 - Held Office till: 02.09.1963]
The Hon’ble Mr. Sudhansu Kumar Das, B.A. (Hons.,) Judge, Supreme Court, Since April 30, 1956, and Acting Chief Justice of India in August, 1963. b. September 3, 1898; Educ.: Collegiate School, Krishna Nagar (West Bengal), Presd. College, Calcutta and the University of London. Joined the Indian Civil Service by the open competitive examination held in London in 1921; served in Bihar and Orissa as Assistant Magistrate and Collector; later as District and Sessions Judge; Registrar, Patna High Court; Secretary, Legislative Department; Judicial Secretary and Legal Remembrancer; and Labour Commissioner, Government of Bihar; appointed officiating Judge, Patna High Court, 1944; Additional Judge, 1945-48; Permanent Judge, 1948-55; Chief Justice, January 1955 – April 1956. Held the Malari – a Enquiry and dearness allowance enquiry for Central Government Employees.