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DP Wadhwa (Judge)

Devinder Pratap Wadhwa


B.Sc. L.L.B

– Born on 5th May, 1935.

Enrolled as a Pleader in 1958 in the Punjab High Court and started his practice in Delhi.

Became Advocate in 1962.

In April, 1980 he was appointed Central Government Standing Counsel for Delhi High Court.

Appointed Additional Judge, Delhi High Court from 12th August, 1983.

Appointed permanent Judge on 23rd February, 1984. Appointed Chief Justice Patna High Court on 29th September, 1984.

Appointed as a Judge of Supreme Court of India on 21st March, 1997.

Retired on 5th May, 2000.