Bar Association continues ongoing protest, takes out protest rally



JAMMU: Continuing its ongoing protest, J&K High Court Bar Association Jammu, led by its President senior Adv M K Bhardwaj took out a protest rally on Friday, from High Court and to Deputy Commissioner Jammu’s office. Raising slogans in support of their demands, a number of Bar members, holding National Flags in their hands, on reaching Deputy Commissioner Jammu’s office, staged a Dharna. The lawyers’ were protesting for several long pending demands including construction of multi-storey building for housing all the judicial works within court premises. The lawyers resolved to keep their protest going on till redressal of their grievances.
Speaking on the occasion, Adv M K Bhardwaj apprised the media about the positioning of Central Administrative Tribunal where in it is not only difficult for the advocates but also for litigants to approach, due to lack of proper place for parking, no place for advocates waiting hall and no proper infrastructure. He requested UT Administration to resolve all pending demands / issues put forth by the Bar Association without further delay, as due to wrong policies of the Government the members of Bar Association as well as general public are facing a lot of hardships. Prominent among those present on the occasion included Mohinder Pal Singh, Surjeet Singh Andotra, Aditya Sharma, Amandeep Singh, Rohit Sharma, Gagandeep Singh Lucky, Yaseer Farooq Khan, Karanjeet Singh Johal and Naresh Kumar.