UDHAMPUR, Sep 27: The ongoing agitation by the members of Bar Association, Udhampur was called off today afternoon in the wake of applogy tendered by ADC Udhampur. It is pertinent to mention here that the members of Bar Association, Udhampur are on strike for the last few days against the dictatorial attitude & irresponsible behaviour of the erring officer towards some Advocates including a female Advocate.
The agitating members of Bar Association, Udhampur, were also supported by various Bar Associations including JKHCBA Jammu, Bar Association, Reasi, Bar Association, Katra, Bar Association, Ramnagar, Bar Association, Chenani, Bar Association, Majalta and various other organisations who had extended their unconditional support to the agitation started by the Bar Association, Udhampur.
Addressing the media persons, Adv Surinder Khajuria, President, District Bar Association, Udhampur, disclosed that the ADC Udhampur has sought apology from the members of Bar Association after he personally visited the Bar Room and that too in presence of Principal District & Sessions Judge, Udhmapur Sh. K.S. Parihar, and it was also assured by the officer to the members of Bar Association, Udhampur that the same will not be repeated in future. He further said that keeping in view the above-said development, that too, in the presence of Hon'ble Principal & Sessions Judge, Udhampur, it was decided by the members of Bar Association, Udhampur that strike be called off and the work be resumed in all teh Courts from tomorrow onwards.
He also extended this sincere regards to all the Bar Associations and other organisations who had extended their unconditional support to the Bar Association, Udhampur.Adv Kulbhushan Gupta, Adv Satish Chander Gupta, Adv Yog Raj, Adv Prateek Ramotra, Adv Ajay Bandral, Adv Shamim, Adv Sunny Mahajan, Adv Akhil Dubey & others were present on the occasion.