The rally will be held at 12 noon to 12.30pm from LHCBA
premises to GPO Chowk, wherein lawyers, civil society members and others will participate in a large number.
A number of lawyers participated in the meeting held in Kayani Hall under the chair of LHCBA
President Hafeezur Rehman Chaudhry.
issued a press release, saying LBA, LHCBA
, Punjab Bar Council and Pakistan Bar Council members strongly condemned the incident and termed it a conspiracy to create conflict between lawyers and the police department.
Former president LHCBA
Ahsan Bhoon, incumbent president Anwar-ul-Haq Punnu, secretary LHCBA
and a large number of lawyers were also present on the occasion.
At the end of the discussion, LHCBA
President Zulfiqar Chaudhry read out a joint declaration issued by the conference participants: martial law will be opposed, democracy will continue, timely elections will be ensured, and the US's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital will be condemned as a deeply flawed decision.
Reacting to the police action, LHCBA
president Zulifqar Ali Chaudhry condemned the action and announced to observe complete strike at courts across the province.
President Zulfiqar Chaudhry, vice-president Rashid Lodhi, secretary Amir Saeed Raan and finance secretary Zaheer Butt presented their demand for the PM's resignation at a press conference.
On Friday, a petition was also filed in the Supreme Court by former president of the LHCBA
Rawalpindi Bench, Ahsan-ud-Din Sheikh, praying for directing the Federation to prosecute him under sections 2 and 3 of the High Treason (Punishment) Act 1973.
In the general house meeting of the LHCBA
, five resolutions on the issue of a reference against Justice Qazi Faez Isa were taken up but the meeting could not continue due to rumpus created by the lawyers groups.
LAHORE -- A general house meeting of the Lahore High Court Bar Association (LHCBA
) convened on Thursday to take up five resolutions on the issue of a reference against Justice Qazi Faez Isa was adjourned owing to rumpus.
As proceedings commenced, former presidents of the Lahore High Court Bar Association (LHCBA
) Chaudhary Zolifqar Ali, Shafqat Chohan, Asghar Ali Gill and others took to the rostrum and told the court that they had appeared to resolve the matter.
Lahore High Court Bar Association (LHCBA
)in its meeting passed a resolution condemning the Indian aggression and said violation of Line of Control by the Indian Air Force was a shameful act.