Hyderabad : The Supreme Court collegium has recommended Justice Ujjal Bhuyan for the position of chief justice (CJ) for the Telangana high court.
The collegium recommended the current Chief Justice of Telangana, Satish Chandra Sharma, be transferred to the Delhi high court as the chief justice.
Justice Bhuyan was appointed as an additional judge of the Guwahati High Court in 2011. He was closely associated with the Judicial Academy, Assam and National Law University, Guwahati.
Later in 2019, He was transferred to the Bombay High Court and took oath as Judge of Bombay High Court.
After a two year stint in Bombay High Court, He was transferred to Telangana High Court as one of its judges in 2021.