Justice Hima Kohli was sworn in as the Chief Justice of Telangana High Court here, on January 7, 2021. At a special ceremony held at the Raj Bhavan, Telangana Governor Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan administered the oath to her. Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy, several State Ministers, judges of State High Court and leaders of various political parties attended the ceremony. Justice Hima Kohli is the first woman chief justice of State High Court, which came into existence on January 1, 2019. She was appointed as an additional judge of the High Court of Delhi in 2006 and took oath as a permanent judge in 2007.