Tag: Lawyer Strike

Lawyers' Strike In Koraput
Demand for permanent HC bench reignites in Koraput, lawyers resume stir after 2 yrs

As per reports, the stir was put on hold for two years owing to COVID restrictions. However, the association has resumed the agitation and from now on, it will observe cease-work stir on the last two days of every month.

  • Wednesday, 29 June 2022
HC Bench demand brings loan disbursements by banks to a standstill

Sambalpur: The on-going lawyers’ strike over establishment of Orissa High Court bench in western Odisha has now started to adversely affect the banking services in several parts including Sambalpur. Several banks in the district are staring at losses owing to complete stoppage in the disbursal of fresh loans in the past couple of months. As […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Orissa High Court lawyers to continue cease-work agitation

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court lawyers who have been agitating since August 29 demanding arrest of policemen who allegedly assaulted one of the colleagues, today said that they will continue their cease-work stir. In a statement issued today, Orissa High Court Bar Association secretary, Satyabrata Mohanty said that the ongoing cease-work by the lawyers would […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Lawyers to continue stir for HC Bench in Western Odisha

Sambalpur: Reiterating their demand for the establishment of a permanent bench of Orissa High Court, the lawyers in western Odisha have decided to continue cease work agitation. Such decision was taken during a meeting of Western Odisha Central Action Committee (CAC) held yesterday. As per the decisions taken at the meeting, the lawyers have decided […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Lawyer agitation takes new turn as ruling-BJD's legal front withdraws from strike

Cuttack: A day after Orissa High Court Bar Association announced that it will continue the cease-work agitation, BJD legal front today announced that it will withdraw from the agitation keeping in view the larger interests of the people. Informing about the development, convener of BJD’s legal front Milan Kanungo stated that they have urged the […]

  • Wednesday, 23 June 2021
HC Bar Association Launches Cease Work Strike Protesting Appointment Of Judges

Cuttack: The High Court Bar Association has launched a cease work strike protesting the appointment of judges in Orissa High court after a resolution was passed by the Supreme Court collegium. The strike will continue till tomorrow. The Supreme Court collegium has recommended names of advocate Sanjeeb Kumar Panigrahi and judicial officer Bibhu Prasad Routray […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Agitating Western Odisha Lawyers To Join Regular Hearing From Today

Sambalpur: The agitating lawyers of various Western Odisha Bar Associations will return to work in their respective courts from today effectively ending the one-and-a-half year long ‘No Court, No Hearing’ stir in the region. As per the reports, the Central Action Committee (CAC) of all western Odisha bar associations announced its decision to end the […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021