|Early Times Report|
JAMMU, Oct, 31: Continuing its protest for opening of Courts for lawyers and litigants, for physical hearings and other demands, the Lawyers Action Committee (LCA) of Advocates BAR Jammu constituted by the Practicing Advocates in High Court and Subordinate Courts in Jammu, held a dharna in the High Court Complex area today.
Besides the lawyers practicing in Jammu High Court and District Courts, the lawyers practicing in Samba District Court and RS Pura Court participated. The participating lawyers were protesting against closure of entry for lawyers and general public to High Court and Subordinate Courts in Jammu Province besides on other issues. The agitating Lawyers are demanding Opening of all courts for physical entry to lawyers and public, resume physical hearing, Accepting hard copies of cases, Opening the locked Bar Rooms of lawyers, Providing stamp papers and tickets within court premises through stamp vendors, Immediate opening of Consumer Courts, Shifting back Registry of Documents to Judicial Officers, Withdrawing contempt initiated against the lawyers and Holding immediate election to the J&K Bar Council.
JA Kazmi (Former vice president Jammu Bar), SC Subhash, Vinod Abrol, CS Gupta, Kulbhushan Sajgotra, Sabodh Singh Jamwal, Kuldip Singh Parihar Manohar Gupta, Babu Ram Sharma, Bansi Lal Sharma, Meharban Singh, Jaswinder Singh, Amit Gupta, besides others participated in the dharna.