Senior legal counsel Andhyarujina passes away

Tehmtan Andhyarujina, renowned senior counsel at the Supreme Court, passed away at 4 am today in Bombay.

He was the Solicitor General of India from 1996 to 1998 and prior to that he was the Advocate-General of Maharashtra from 1993 to 1995.

He specialized in the fields of constitutional law, human rights, public law and commercial law.

In January 2017, Andhyarujina had been honored both by the Bar council and the Supreme Court for practicing for 50 years.