Honourable Ms. Justice Gita Mittal is the Chief Justice of High Court of Jammu & Kashmir. She is first ever female Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir High Court. She is former Chief Justice of Delhi High Court. Justice Mittal received the Distinguished Alumna Award in 2008 from the Vice President of India, awarded by the Lady Shriram College for Women. In 2018, President Ram Nath Kovind awarded Justice Gita Mittal with the Nari Shakti Puruskar, India’s highest civilian honour for women.