Allahabad HC asks district judges to sensitise lawyers about impact of strikes on court functioning

Updated: few hours ago

Allahabad, Aug 4 (PTI) Taking note of lawyers often abstaining themselves from judicial work in lower courts, the Allahabad High Court has directed all the district judges and commissioners of the region to sensitise advocates about the impact of strikes on working of the court and plight of the litigants.

The order was passed by Justice Vivek Kumar Birla while dismissing a petition filed by Prafull Kumar who was seeking court direction for expeditious disposal of his case pending in the court of commissioner of Allahabad division since 2014.