Hon'ble Mr. Justice P. Jaganmohan Reddy
Former Judge, Supreme Court
Term of Office: 01/08/1969 to 22/01/1975
The Hon'ble Mr. Pingle Jaganmohan Reddy, B. Com. (Leeds), B.A. (Law Tripos), LL.B. (Cantab) of the Gray's Inn, Barrister-at-Law.
Born January, 23, 1910. Edu; Hyderabad, Leeds and Cambridge. Practised in the High Courts of Bombay, Madras and Hyderabad, 1937-46; Legal Adviser-(Government Undertakings) State Bank of Hyderabad, Deccan Airways Ltd., and Hyderabad Commercial Corporation Ltd. Expert Member, Legislative Assembly for Income-tax and Company Law. Deputy Law Secretary and Chief Draftsman Government of Hyderabad 1946-48, 1948-50; Additional Judge Hyderabad High Court 1948; District and Sessions Judge 1950-52; Puisne Judge, High court, Hyderabad, 1952-56; Commission of Inquiry into Riots in Hyderabad city September 1952.
Judge Andhra Pradesh High court 1956-66; Chief Justice Andhra Pradesh High Court, July 19, 1966; Judge, Supreme Court of India Ist August, 1969; Chairman Commission of Inquiry into the Communal disturbances in the city of Ahmedabad and in other places of Gujarat, October, 1969. Member, Syndicate & Dean Faculty of 1952-59; Officiating Vice Chancellor, Osmania University 1959; Publications. The Hyderabad Excess Profits Tax Act. Quest of Justice (Madras Law Journal).