New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind today appointed Advocate Prasanna Kumar Parhi as the Assistant Solicitor General for the Orissa High Court. Parhi was engaged as the Assistant Solicitor General for a period of three years with immediate effect.
Parhi joined in the advocate profession in 1992. He was appointed as the Additional Central Government Standing Counsel in 1999. He continued to work in the position till 2009.
Also, he worked as a Prosecutor in the office of Advocate General, Orissa from 2004 to 2009.
He was Panel advocate with various Government organisations such as EPF, Airport Authority and MCL.
In 2017, Parhi was appointed as the Senior Standing Counsel in the Central Excise, Customs & GST in the High Court of Orissa.