Tuesday, February 6, 2018
The advocates who are staging relay hunger strike since fortnight demanding establishment of the High Court in Kurnool, obstructed the government pleader, Public Prosecutor, additional government and public prosecutors and clients from attending the court today.
On a call given by Kurnool District Bar Association president V.Nagalakshmi Devi, the advocates obstructed them and the clients. Some advocates physically carried the PP of SC/ST court Dasetty Srinivasulu out of the court premises. Police thwarted the bid of advocates to go into the courts for staging a protest. On a complaint by the court authorities, Kurnool II Town police registered a case against about 30 advocates.
The Bar Association members called on the ZP chairman M.Rajasekhar Goud and requested him to pass a resolution in the next ZP general body meeting setting establishment of the High Court in Kurnool.