Bhim Singh urges PM on the eve of BCI Celebrations to extend Advocates Act in J&K.

Prof. Bhim Singh, Sr. Executive Member of the Supreme Court Bar Association today made a moving appeal to the Prime Minister of India for his urgent intervention to end 40 years old discrimination with the lawyers’ fraternity of J&K. In his strongly worded letter addressed to Dr. Manmohan Singh, Prof. Bhim Singh demanded to end 40 years’ old discrimination with the lawyers’ fraternity in J&K. He said, “Let the so-called Bar Council of J&K be derecognized without any delay. The steps must be taken to hold elections in accordance with the Advocates Act (as amended) for the Bar Council of J&K.” [Read more…]