Former CJI Altamas Kabir passes away

Former CJI Altamas Kabir passes away

February 20, 2017

Chief Justice of India (CJI) Altamas Kabir (68)  passed away at a Kolkata hospital on Sunday.

Kabir, who was suffering from a prolonged illness, was undergoing treatment at Apollo Hospital in Kolkata where he was reportedly on life support. Kabir, who was suffering from a kidney ailment and related complications, died at 2.52 pm yesterday, according to a senior Hospital Official. He is survived by his wife, a daughter and a son.



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