NANKANA SAHIB - The strike of the District Bar Association entered 6th consecutive day on Tuesday against alleged inappropriate behaviour of the district and sessions judge.

The lawyers boycotted court proceedings demanded immediate transfer of D:&SJ Abdul Hafeez, saying that the judge adopted improper and insulting attitude with senior lawyers.

The litigants are facing hardships due to the strike while the Sangla Hill Bar Association has also joined the strike to express solidarity with the lawyers. The Sangla bar refused to participate in the ceremony being held in honour of the D&SJ.

OPEN COURT: Sheikhupura Range Regional Police Officer Dr Arif Mushtaq will hold an open court on Wednesday (today) at 1:00 pm at Saddar police station.

District Police Officer Dr Haider Ashraf and SHO Qamer Sajjad said that that the RPO would listen to the people’s complaints, adding that advertisement had been made for the open court via electronic and print media as well as cable network.