Who is the advocate general of Punjab and Haryana High Court?

Who is advocate general of Punjab and Haryana High Court?

Senior advocate Deepinder Singh Patwalia was on Thursday appointed the new advocate general (AG) of Punjab in place of Atul Nanda, who resigned after Captain Amarinder Singh quit as chief minister last week. Patwalia is the son of former Supreme Court judge Kuldeep Singh and retired educationist Gurminder K Singh.

Who is Advocate General in High Court?

Law Officers

Ahmad Awais Advocate General Punjab July 2020 – To date
Shadab Jaffari Zafar Hussain Ahmad Asif Afzal Bhatti
Ch.Muhammad Jawad Yaqub Khadim Hussain Qaiser
Assistant Advocates General

Who is the first advocate general of Haryana?

Sh. Anand Swaroop also had the Honour of being the First Advocate General of the newly carved out State of Haryana w.e.f. 2nd November, 1966 till 2nd March, 1969. He was also a leader of the Bar and also remained the President of the Punjab and Haryana High Court Bar Association in the year 1971-72.

Who is current Advocate General Punjab?

Ahmad Awais

Ahmad Awais Advocate General Punjab
Advocate General Punjab Incumbent
In office 2018–Incumbent
Personal details
Born Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
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Who is the governor of Punjab?

Shri Banwarilal Purohit, Hon’ble Governor Punjab and Administrator, UT, Chandigarh is a senior political personality having shaped public affairs in a big way for last four decades.

Who is the advocate general of Haryana in 2021?

AG Haryana. The Haryana Govt. has accorded the rank and status of a cabinet Minister to Advocate General(AG) Haryana, Baldev Raj Mahajan. It is for the first time in Haryana that its AG has being conferred with the status of a Cabinet Minister.

Who is Advocate General of State?

List of Advocate Generals in States

State Advocate General
Jharkhand Rajiv Ranjan
Karnataka Prabhuling K. Navadagi
Kerala K Gopala Krishna Kurup
Madhya Pradesh Prashant Singh

Who is an advocate general?

An advocate general of a state is a senior officer of the law. In some common law and hybrid jurisdictions the officer performs the function of a legal advisor to the government, analogous to attorneys general in other common law and hybrid jurisdictions.

Who is the advocate general of India?

The 15th and current Attorney General is K. K. Venugopal.

Attorney-General for India.

Attorney General for India
Seat N-234-A, Greater Kailash-I, New Delhi
Appointer President of India on advice of the Union Cabinet
Term length Per the President’s discretion
Constituting instrument Article 76 of the Constitution

Who assists Advocate General?

He also represents the Government of India in any reference made by the President to the Supreme Court under Article 143 of the Constitution. The Attorney General is assisted by a Solicitor General and four Additional Solicitors General.

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How can I become advocate general of Punjab?

The Advocate General holds office during the pleasure of the Governor of Punjab. A person who is qualified to be appointed as a Judge of the High Court is appointed as the Advocate General for the State. The Office of Advocate General is a exalted one. He is the Supreme Law Officer of the State.