LAHORE - A group of lawyers on Monday held up a duty-magistrate Nazar Gondal for denying bail to Bilal, a lawyer and his reader Bilawal Ali allegedly involved in producing fake documents in order to capture property of an orphan female.

Lawyers including Mian Dastagir advocate staged strong protest against the duty magistrate and district and sessions judge of Sheikhupura for not granting bail to said accused lawyer. They chanted slogans and called strike which consequently halted courts.

 As proceedings started the police produced Bilal advocate and his reader Bilawal Ali before on duty Judicial Magistrate Nazar Gondal and requested for his physical remand while the accused counsel Mian Dastagir advocate and others contended for his bail.

The court refused his bail upon which the lawyers called a strike and chanted slogans against the sitting magistrate and incumbent District and Sessions Judge Nazir Ahmad Gajjana.

Maryam Shahzad, lodged an FIR with B Division police station against Bilal advocate and his reader Bilawal Ali for producing fake documents to capture her inherited land. The complainant said she was an orphan and had some inherited land. She said the above said accused tried to swindle her property.