The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Kumaraswami Sastri, Calamur Viravalli
Kumaraswami Sastri, Calamur Viravalli, B.A., B L., Diwan Bahadur (1911); Judge, High Court, Madras; belongs to a respectable brahmin family whose members have been occupying the position of Judges and Lawyers; s. of late Mr C. V. Sundaram Sastri, a leading lawyer of Madras; b. at Madras, 1870; educ: Presidency College, Madras; passed B.A., 1890; B.L., 1893; enrolled as Vakil, 1894; commenced and enjoyed a lucrative practice, especially on the original side of the High Court; joined service as 3rd Judge of the Court of Small Causes, Madras, 1905; Judge of the City Civil Court, Madras, 1906-10; acting District and Sessions Judge, August 1910; confirmed, 1912; Additional Judge, High Court, Madras, 1913. Publication: Rules of the High Court in its original jurisdiction. Address: Tandayarpet, Madras, India. Club: Cosmopolitan.