OUR STAFF REPORTER JHANG - The lawyers fraternity staged a protest and boycotted court proceedings against increasing daocities, theft and robbery incidents and the negligence on the part of the police here the other day. On the appeal of District Bar Association (DBA), a meeting was held with its president Sheikh Iftikhar Ahmed in the chair. The meeting condemned the inaction of police regarding dacoity in the house of a senior lawyer Mehar Muhammad Afzal Sargana, a close relative of standing MPA Khalid Sargana. The meeting passed a resolution, expressing concern over the poor performance of the city police. The Bar Association further announced strike till the transfer of DPO Jhang.