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Abhay Manohar Sapre

Abhay Manohar Sapre (born 28 August 1954, Jabalpur) is a sitting judge of the Supreme Court of India. He had earlier served as the Chief Justice of the Gauhati High Court from 19 October 2013 to 12 August 2014 and as the first chief justice of Manipur High Court[1] from 23 March 2013 to 18 October 2013 and he also served as former Judge of the Rajasthan High Court.

Abhay Manohar Sapre

Judge of Supreme Court of India
Assumed office
13 August 2014
Nominated byRajendra Mal Lodha
Appointed byPranab Mukherjee
Chief Justice of Gauhati High Court
In office
19 October 2013 – 12 August 2014
Nominated byP. Sathasivam
Appointed byPranab Mukherjee
Chief Justice of Manipur High Court
In office
23 March 2013 – 18 October 2013
Nominated byAltamas Kabir
Appointed byPranab Mukherjee
Personal details
Born (1954-08-28) 28 August 1954 (age 64)
Alma materUniversity of Jabalpur


Sapre studied at Government Arts College, Jabalpur.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Abhay Manohar Sapre new chief justice of Gauhati HC". Times of India. 20 October 2013. Retrieved 7 April 2014.