B V Acharya appointed new Adv Gen of Karnataka

Senior counsel B V Acharya was appointed the new Advocate General of Karnataka, officials said here.

Last Updated: Aug 06, 2011, 17:44 PM IST

Bangalore: Senior counsel B V Acharya was on Saturday appointed the new Advocate General of Karnataka, officials
said here.

Hailing from Belpur village in Udupi taluk in Dakshina
Kannada district, 77-year-old Acharya will be occupying the
post for the fifth time, they said.
A veteran with 54 years of experience as a lawyer, he is
also a member of the Law Commission of India.
Acharya is the first person to be honoured with this
membership from the state.

PTI