LAYYAH - The District Bar Association announced complete strike for Monday as mark of protest against alleged behaviour of the additional district collector (ADC) with the DBA president.

Holding banners and placards, the lawyers marched from the DBA premises to various parts of the city and demanded immediate transfer of the ADC.

According to detail, Additional District Collector (ADC) and District Bar Association President exchanged harsh words in ADC office here the other day.

DBA President Sheikh Saiful Saied visited the ADC office but gatekeeper stopped him to enter the office. After that lawyers gathered DCO office and demanded transfer of ADC. The lawyers chanted slogans against the ADC. Addressing the lawyers, the DBA President demanded the transfer of ADC from the district.  The DBA also announced strike and that all offices would remain closed on Monday. The lawyers told this scribe that the protests would continue until the transfer of ADC.