In a momentous ceremony at Raj Bhavan, Hyderabad, Justice Alok Aradhe took a solemn oath as the Chief Justice of Telangana High Court. Presided over by Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan, the auspicious event on 23rd July marked the official commencement of Justice Alok Aradhe’s tenure as the Chief Justice, succeeding the esteemed Justice Ujjal Bhuyan, who has recently been elevated to the prestigious position of a Supreme Court judge.
In the presence of dignitaries and luminaries, including Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, cabinet colleagues K Kesava Rao and Nama Nageswara Rao, TPCC President A Revanth Reddy, and prominent members of the judiciary, Justice Alok Aradhe assumed the mantle of leadership as the Chief Justice, ushering in a new chapter in the judicial landscape of Telangana.
Born on 13th April 1964 in Raipur, then part of Madhya Pradesh, Justice Alok Aradhe is an accomplished Indian Judge, with a remarkable academic background comprising B.Sc. and L.L.B. He embarked on his legal career in 1988 in Jabalpur, where he specialized in civil, constitutional, arbitration, and company matters. Recognizing his legal acumen, he was appointed as an additional judge of the Madhya Pradesh High Court in December 2009, and later, in February 2011, he was appointed as a permanent judge. On November 17, 2018, Justice Aradhe was transferred to the Karnataka High Court, where he served with distinction until his recent appointment as the Chief Justice of Telangana High Court.
With his tenure as a high court judge set to extend until 2026, Justice Alok Aradhe brings with him a wealth of experience, legal acuity, and a deep commitment to upholding justice and the rule of law. As the Chief Justice of Telangana High Court, he is poised to lead with integrity, wisdom, and dedication, ensuring the delivery of justice and safeguarding the rights of the people of Telangana.