New Delhi: In yet another incident On Thursday, Supreme Court Judge MR Shah has suffered a heart attack in Himachal Pradesh. After this, he is being airlifted to Delhi. Sources has given this information quoting the personal secretary of Justice Shah. According to media reports, the condition of Justice Shah is said to be critical.
At the same time, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Gaurav Bhatia tweeted, ‘Justice MR Shah of the Supreme Court has suffered a heart attack in Himachal Pradesh. Arrangements are being made to take them to Delhi. Praying to God for them’.
Hon'ble Justice MR Shah Judge Supreme Court of India has suffered a heart attack while he was in Himachal Pradesh. Arrangements being made to rush him to Delhi. Praying to God for his speedy recovery. 🙏
— Gaurav Bhatia गौरव भाटिया (@gauravbh) June 16, 2022
It is to be known that Justice Shah, 64, had also served in the Gujarat High Court and then became the Chief Justice of the Patna High Court before taking over as the judge of the Supreme Court. He is going to retire on May 15, 2023.
Born on 16 May 1958, Justice Shah was enrolled as an Advocate on 19 July 1982 and practiced in the Gujarat High Court and Central Administrative Tribunal in Civil, Criminal, Constitutional, Taxation, Labour, Service and Company matters and specialized in land, constitutional, Education, Excise, Custom matters. He was appointed an Additional Judge of the Gujarat High Court on 7 March 2004 and appointed Permanent Judge on 22 June 2005. He was appointed Chief Justice of Patna High Court on 12 August 2018. He was appointed Judge of Supreme Court of India on 2 November 2018.
“By the grace of God. I am okay. I am stable…I am reaching Delhi…Nothing to worry about…I was here for darshan and am going back with blessings for me and my family. By tomorrow or the day after, I will be okay. You can come see me,” SC Judge said in the video.