Duraikannu Karunakaran

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Justice Duraikannu Karunakaran is a prominent person of Indian Origin and presently the acting Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Seychelles. He is not only recognized as a distinguished legal luminary but, also has a high standing in the official and social circles as one of the prominent Seychellois of Indian origin. His contribution in shaping the judiciary and the democratic values of a nascent State has been noteworthy.

Justice Duraikannu Karunakaran is recognized for excellence in the field of judiciary and upholding its high standards in the Republic of Seychelles. His judicial activism in addressing social issues and instilling democratic values among the citizens of the island nation has won him many accolades. His contribution in fostering ties between India and Seychelles has been widely acknowledged.