Justice Lodha—setting the bar higher
Despite not succeeding on all fronts, Lodha's tenure as Chief Justice was marked by a series of significant decisions
New Delhi: The retirement of the 41st Chief Justice of India, R.M. Lodha, on 27 September marks the end of more than just his tenure. A series of strong verdicts, changes in the administrative set-up and often clashes with the executive, made his relatively short tenure—lasting only five months—a rather eventful one.