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Delhi district court lawyers to go on strike today

Legal practitioners to mark their protest against the alleged misconduct of judges

IANS  |  New Delhi 

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of all Delhi district courts will observe a one-day on Friday protesting against the misconduct of judges, an advocates' committee said on Thursday.

The is likely to paralyse judicial work in all six district courts at Patiala House, Rohini, Saket, Tis Hazari, and Karkardooma.

The co-ordination committee of all district courts bar associations, in an emergent meeting, decided to observe a complete to draw the attention of the judicial administration into taking action against erring

"There is an urgent requirement to have a transparent mechanism to check such misbehaviour for taking appropriate action against them," said advocate Jaiveer Singh Chauhan, Secretary General of the committee.

The committee said that should act in a judicious manner and not treat as their subordinates and added that the judicial administration is not taking any steps to stop the misbehaviour of some

On Wednesday, the at the observed a day-long strike against the alleged rude behaviour of a magistrate.

First Published: Fri, October 13 2017. 03:30 IST