|Date of Birth:||26 April 1929|
|Birth Place:||Sirsa (Haryana)|
Sh. Sushil Chand Mohunta was born on 26th April, 1929 at Sirsa, Haryana. After partition, he came to Delhi and did his B.Sc. from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi and LL.B from Delhi University. In 1977, he was appointed as Advocate General, Haryana and continued upto June, 1979.
Thereafter, he was designated as Senior Advocate in the Punjab and Haryana High Court and from 1980 to 1986 he served as member of Rajya Sabha. During his stint as member Rajya Sabha, he was a prominent member of different delegations and represented India in conferences held at Paris as well as at Seoul, Korea. In 1988, he was again appointed as Advocate General, Haryana and continued in office upto 1991. His son Justice Ashutosh Mohunta practiced as a successful lawyer in the High Court of Punjab and Haryana before being elevated to the Bench and retired as such on 24.2.2015.