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Hon’ble Mr. N.D.Raghavan
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Name : Nadathur Devanatha Raghavan

Designation : Vice-Chairman
Central Administrative Tribunal
Cuttack Bench, Cuttack-2, Orissa-753 002.
Phone: 0671-2608868

Status : High Court Judge

Present Residential Address: Central Administrative Tribunal
Residential Complex ABASAN VI/1, Plot No.3GH/296,
Sector-IX, Cuttack Development Authority, Abhinab Bidanasi
Cuttack-14, Orissa-753014.

Educational Qualifications:

B.Com. with Special Accountancy & Special Audit.
B.L. First & Final Examinations in Law
M.L. Constitutional Law & International Law
M.L. Contracts including Mercantile Law
P.G.D.L. in Law Taxation Laws
Course comeletion certificate obtained ICWAI, Calcutta.


Was a Member of the Bar since the date of enrollment on the 14th day of July, 1969 with the Bar Council of Tamil Nadu.

Was also a Member of the Madras Advocates Association until the year 1987 when he joined the Judicial Service.

Judicial service:

Appointed by the President of India as Judicial Member, Incom-Tax Appellate Tribunal, Ministry of Law and Justice, GOI, having been selected by a Selection Committee presided over by Hon'ble Mr. Justice Sabyasachi Mukherji, the then Judge of the Supreme Court of India, who later became the Chief Justice of India. Joined the Tribunal on September 4, 1987.

Also served for sometime as Senior Member of Hyderabad Benches in the posting at Andhra Pradesh from 1990 to 1992. Also served as Senior Member of Madras Benches at Chennai from 1996 to 2000.

Ex.Member, Books Committee, Income Tax Appellate Tribunal, Bombay.

Ex.Memebr, Editorial Advisory Board of the Authorised Weekly of the Tribunal, New Delhi and Ex.Chairman of its Zonal Advisory Board at Hyderabad.

The author of the Book on `Points to Ponder - Some Constitutional Issues'.

Income Tax Appellate Tribunal, in the rank and status of Addl. Secretary to Govt. of India since the year 1987 to 2000.

Income Tax Appellate Tribunal, in the rank and status of Special Secretary to Govt. of India since October 2000 until mid-November, 2006 when assumed charge as Vice-Chairman, Central Administrative Tribunal.