Retired High Court Judge Surya Rao passed away

Monday, February 1, 2016

Retired High Court Judge Justice T.Ch.Surya Rao passed away today evening after a cardiac arrest at Apollo hospitals. He was suffering with cancer for the past some time.

Justice Surya Rao is survived by wife and three sons. His body will be placed at Image Hospitals at Madhapur for the people to pay their last respects. The final rites will be conducted on Wednesday at Jubilee Hills Mahaprastanam cremation grounds according to his family members.

Justice Surya Rao is currently is the Chairman of a three member committee appointed by Hyderabad High Court to supervise the process of auctioning the assets of Agri Gold.

Born on March 15, 1946 at Moolasovalapuram village in Srikakulam district had his law degree from Andhra University. The began his career as an advocate in 1973 and was appointed as district judge in 1986 and subsequently worked in various capacities. He was appointed as Additional judge in 1999 and as full fledged judge in 2000 and retired in 2008.

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