Manipur High Court
The Manipur High Court is the High Court of the state of Manipur, India. It was established in 25 March 2013, after making suitable amendments in the Constitution of India and North-Eastern Areas (Re-organisation) Act, 1971. The seat of the High Court is at Imphal, the capital of Manipur. The first Chief Justice is Justice Abhay Manohar Sapre. Earlier, a bench of the Gauhati High Court used to have jurisdiction over the state of Manipur.
|Manipur High Court|
|Established||25 March 2013|
|Composition method||Presidential with confirmation of Chief Justice of India and Governor of respective state.|
|Authorized by||Constitution of India|
|Appeals to||Supreme Court of India|
|Judge term length||mandatory retirement by age of 62|
|Number of positions||4|
|Since||18 May 2018|
List of Chief JusticesEdit
|1||Abhay Manohar Sapre||23 March 2013||19 October 2013|
|2||Laxmi Kanta Mohapatra||10 July 2014||10 June 2015|
|3||Rakesh Ranjan Prasad||22 September 2016||30 June 2017|
|4||Abhilasha Kumari||9 February 2018||22 February 2018|
|5||Ramalingam Sudhakar||18 May 2018||Incumbent|
- "New Chief Justices for Manipur, Meghalaya & Tripura high courts". Times of India. 24 March 2013. Retrieved 24 March 2013.
- "Tripura, Manipur CJs take oath". Assam Tribune. 23 March 2013. Retrieved 24 March 2013.