Justice SN Shukla Age, Caste, Controversy, Wife, Biography, Family, Facts & More

Justice Shri Narayan Shukla

Real NameShri Narayan Shukla
ProfessionIndian Judicial Service (Justice)
Physical Stats & More
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourSalt & Pepper
Personal Life
Date of Birth18 July 1958
Age (as in 2017)59 Years
Birth PlaceAllahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signCancer
HometownAllahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
SchoolNot Known
College/UniversityAllahabad University
Educational QualificationGraduated in Arts from the University of Allahabad in 1978
Graduated in Law from the University of Allahabad in 1983
FamilyNot Known
Address2C/140, Vrindavan, Rae Bareli Road, Lucknow
HobbiesReading, Travelling
Controversies• He has been indicted for allegedly going beyond categorical restraint orders passed by a CJI-led bench in 2016 to permit private colleges to admit students for the 2017-18 academic year.
• In January 2018, in connection with the medical admission scam which rocked the judiciary, a three-judge in-house panel (comprising Madras high court Chief Justice Indira Banerjee, Sikkim high court Chief Justice SK Agnihotri and Madhya Pradesh high court judge PK Jaiswal) recommended his removal as Allahabad High Court judge after finding serious allegations against him. As per the panel's report, Justice Shukla had "disgraced the values of judicial life, acted in a manner unbecoming of a judge", lowered the "majesty, dignity and credibility of his office."
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusNot Known
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
Wife/SpouseNot Known
ChildrenNot Known
Money Factor
Salary (as a High Court Judge)₹80,000 + Other Allowances
Net Worth Not Known

Some Lesser Known Facts About Justice Shri Narayan Shukla

  • Does Shri Narayan Shukla smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Shri Narayan Shukla drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • On 29 July 1983, he enrolled as an advocate.
  • Mr. Shukla practiced on Civil side.
  • Since 1997, he has worked as Standing Counsel for several corporations, co-operative societies, and Indian Railways.
  • Mr. Shukla has also worked as Additional Chief Standing Counsel of U.P. at Lucknow Bench of Allahabad High Court.
  • On 5 October 2005, he was elevated as Additional Judge.
  • On 10 August 2007, he took oath as permanent Judge.
  • His name appeared in connection with the medical admission scam which rocked the judiciary and in January 2018, a three-judge in-house panel recommended his removal as Allahabad High Court judge after finding serious allegations against him.
  • The Chief Justice of India, Dipak Misra accepted the recommendation of the panel and asked Justice Shukla to either resign or opt for voluntary retirement. However, Justice Shukla turned down the suggestion and refuted all charges. Thereafter, the CJI advised the High Court chief justice to withdraw all judicial work from Justice Shukla.
  • Under Article 217 of the Constitution, an HC judge can be removed by an order of the President passed after both Houses of Parliament vote for the removal on grounds of proven “misbehaviour” and “incapacity”. This vote must be by a two-thirds majority.