India Post Issued Stamp on Justice Mehr Chand Mahajan

justice mehar chand mahajanIndia Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on Justice Mehr Chand Mahajan on 31st December 2017.Mehr Chand Mahajan (1889– 1967) was the third Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of India  . Prior to that he was the Prime Minister of Jammu and Kashmir   during the reign of Maharaja Hari Singh   and played a key role in the accession of J&K to India  .He was the Indian National Congress   nominee on the   Redcliff Commission that defined the boundaries of India and Pakistan  .

Justice  Mahajan made his name as an accomplished lawyer  , a respected Judge  , and an influential  politician. As a judge he was incisive and forthright and had many leading judgments to his credit.

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2 Responses to India Post Issued Stamp on Justice Mehr Chand Mahajan

  1. ARMINDER SINGH 9910600199 NEW DELHI says:

    Very nice to hear about this.

  2. Triveni Mahajan says:

    Beautiful stamp of a great nationalist. Thank you

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