Anisul Huq

CJ Sinha to be considered absent: Anisul Huq

MNA National Desk: Law minister Anisul Huq said chief justice Surendra Kumar Sinha will be considered absent from Saturday as his leave period ended on Friday.

According to article 97, if the office of the chief justice becomes vacant, or if the president is satisfied that the chief justice is, on account of absence, illness, or any other cause, unable to perform the functions of his office, those functions shall, until some other person has entered upon that office, or until the chief justice has resumed his duties, as the case may be, be performed by the next most senior judge of the Appellate Division.

Surendra Kumar Sinha, who was on leave, has flown to Canada from Singapore, reported news agency.

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