Justice Hima Kohli was sworn in as Chief Justice of the High Court for the State of Telangana. She is the first woman Chief Justice of Telangana High Court which was carved out of the Hyderabad High Court for the States of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh on January 1, 2019.
Justice Hima Kohli was born on 2 September 1959 in New Delhi. In 1979, she earned a B.A. in History from St. Stephen's College, Delhi. She later went on to earn a postgraduate degree in History from the University of Delhi, and a degree in law from the Campus Law Centre, University of Delhi.