Calcutta, April 12: Justice Nirendra Krishna Mitra, former judge of Calcutta High Court and former chief justice of Allahabad High Court, died this morning after a cerebral attack, says a staff reporter. He was 65.
Born on 18 April, 1938, Justice Mitra was enrolled as an advocate on 4 April, 1963. He became a judge of Calcutta High Court in 1985 and was chief justice of Allahabad High Court from February 1999 to April 2000. His last rites will be performed at the Nimtala ghat tomorrow.