Shimla (Vijyender Sharma)
A full Court reference was held today in the High Court to bid a farewell to Justice P.S. Rana who relinquished the office today. On this occasion Guard of Honour was also given to him. Born on 13th August 1955. Qualification is M.A. L.L.B. Practised as advocate in District Courts Hamirpur Revenue Courts, Divisional Commissioner Court and Financial Commissioner Court w.e.f. 1978 to 1999. Thereafter selected as Additional District & Sessions Judge in the year 1999 and joined as Additional District & Sessions Judge Solan on 28th May 1999. Thereafter posted as District & Sessions Judge Solan and thereafter posted as District & Sessions Judge Chamba. Thereafter posted as District & Sessions Judge Kinnaur at Rampur Bushahr and thereafter posted as President District Consumer Forum Kangra and Chamba. Thereafter posted as Registrar Inspection in High Court of Himachal Pradesh and thereafter posted as President District Consumer Forum Shimla, Solan, Sirmour and Kinnaur. Thereafter posted as District & Sessions Judge Mandi and thereafter posted as District & Sessions Judge Kangra w.e.f. 16.01.2009 till 30.07.2012 forenoon. Thereafter, joined as District & Sessions Judge Shimla H.P. w.e.f. 01.08.2012. Thereafter elevated as Additional Judge of the High Court of Himachal Pradesh and assumed the Office as such on 5th May, 2014.Took oath as Judge of the High Court of Himachal Pradesh on 30 th November 2014. He served the High Court for about three years and recently was appointed as 9th President of H.P. State Consumer Commission, Shimla. The Registrar General Sh. Rajeev Bhardwaj conducted the proceedings. Speaking on the occasion, Hon’ble the Chief Justice Mansoor Ahmad Mir said that since appointment of Justice Rana as Additional District Judge, he has contributed much to the Judicial System in the State. He has vast knowledge experience in Criminal, Civil and other matter. Justice Mansoor Ahmad Mir also wished all the success to Justice Rana as President of H.P. State Consumer Commission. On this occasion, Justice P.S. Rana thanked Hon’ble judges of the High Court for their cooperation. He also thanked members of Bar for honoring him on this occasion.
Hon’ble Mr. Justice Dharam Chand Chaudhary, Hon’ble Mr. Justice Tarlok Singh Chauhan, Hon’ble Mr. Justice Sureshwar Thakur, Hon’ble Mr. Justice Vivek Singh Thakur, Hon’ble Mr. Justice Ajay Mohan Goel, Hon’ble Mr. Justice Sandeep Sharma and Hon'ble Mr. Justice Chander Bhusan Barowalia were also present on this occasion. Shri Shrawan Dogra Ld. Adovcate General, Himachal Pradesh, Shri B. P. Sharma, President, Bar Association of High Court of Himachal Pradesh, Shri Ashok Sharma, Assistant Solicitor General of India, Registrar General Sh. Rajeev Bhardwaj, Registrar Vigilance Sh. Arvind Malhotra, Registrar Rules Sh. Virender Sharma, Registrar Judicial J.K. Sharma, CPC P.S. Arora, Registrar Establishment Piar Chand, Members of High Bar Association and employees of High Court Registry were present on the occasion.