CJI U U Lalit inaugurates NALSA’s Centre for Citizen Services in New Delhi: NALSA Centre for Citizen Services, was inaugurated by Hon’ble Mr. Justice Uday Umesh Lalit, Chief Justice of India & Patron-in-Chief, NALSA in the august presence of Hon’ble Dr. Justice D.Y. Chandrachud, Judge, Supreme Court of India & Executive Chairman, NALSA, Hon’ble Mr. Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul, Judge, Supreme Court of India & Chairman SCLSC and His Companion Judges of the Supreme Court of India on 6 th September 2022 at Jaisalmer House, Mansingh Road, New Delhi.
CJI Lalit, who is also the Patron-in-Chief of NALSA, congratulated NALSA Executive Chairman Dr. Justice D.Y. Chandrachud and functionaries of the legal services authorities for taking a leap forward in catering to the needs of free legal aid beneficiaries which is in line with the futuristic vision of 2047.
Justice Lalit proudly stated that it is a historic moment for NALSA by establishing a dedicated centre for citizen services in dispensation of efficacious legal aid in the country.
Justice Uday Umesh Lalit
Uday Umesh Lalit was born on November 9, 1957 at Solapur, Maharashtra. In June 1983, he Enrolled as an Advocate and started practising in the High Court of Bombay till December 1985.
Supreme Court Designated U U Lalit as Senior Advocate in April 2004. He was also appointed as Special Public Prosecutor for CBI to conduct the trial in all 2G matters under the orders of the Supreme Court. He was appointed as Judge of the Supreme Court of India on August 13, 2014.
Justice Uday Umesh Lalit as 49th Chief Justice of India
President of India appointed Shri Justice Uday Umesh Lalit, Judge of the Supreme Court as the 49th Chief Justice of India on 27th August 2022. Uday Umesh Lalit served as the 13th CJI in 1971 and as a Member of the Supreme Court Legal Services Committee for two terms.