Uttarakhand High Court Chief Justice slips while offering prayers at Sangam in Devprayag, makes a narrow escape
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Uttarakhand High Court Chief Justice slips while offering prayers at Sangam in Devprayag, makes a narrow escape

According to ANI, Chief Justice Ramesh Ranganathan slipped while offering prayers at Devprayag.

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Chief Justice of the Uttarakhand High Court, Ramesh Ranganathan on Saturday made a narrow escape after slipping while offering prayers at Sangam in Devprayag, reports ANI.

Chief Justice Ranganathan managed to escape unharmed after a police personnel nearby reportedly caught hold of him almost as soon as he slipped near the strong river currents.

It is also reported that Chief Justice Ranganathan had visited the Lord Shri Raghunath Temple earlier in the morning before he went to Sangam. It is also reported that he was saved from a fatal fall by a police officer, who was standing nearby, with other personnel, when the judge slipped.

Chief Justice Ramesh Ranganathan was appointed to helm the Uttarakhand High Court in October 2018.

Image source: The NIE

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