BHAGWATI PRASAD BERI

Judge

NAME – Bhagwati Prasad Beri.

PROFESSION – Judge and former Chief Justice of Jharkhand High Court.

BORN – 13 May 1949.

PLACE OF BIRTH – Bahadra, Hanumangarh district of Rajasthan.

DIED – 19 November, 2017.

FATHER’S NAME – NA.

MOTHER’S NAME – NA.

SPOUSE – NA.

SIBLINGS – NA.

CHILDREN – NA.

EDUCATION

  • B.Sc. from Govt. Post Graduate College, Hisar.
  • LL. B from Dungar College of Bikaner.
  • LL. M from University of Jodhpur.

AWARDS – NA.

SPECIALISATION – NA.

UPBRINGING & EDUCATION – Mr. Beri completed his graduation in B.Sc. from Govt. Post Graduate College, Hisar in 1969. He pursued his LL. B from Dungar College of Bikaner in 1972. After that, he received his master’s degree in law from University of Jodhpur.

WALK OF LIFE – Mr. Beri was enrolled as an advocate on 02 September 1972 in Rajasthan Bar council. He became the secretary, Rajasthan High Court Advocates in 1976.

He practiced over 24 years in the Rajasthan High Court.

In 1966 he was designated as a Judge of the Rajasthan High Court.

On 07 February 2008, he was shifted to the Gujarat High Court.

Justice Beri was elevated as the Chief Justice of Jharkhand High Court on 22 August 2010. He took retirement on 12 May 2011.

On 04 August 2017, he was designated as the Chairperson of the Gujarat State Human Rights Commission.

Justice Beri died on 19 November 2017.