SRINAGAR: Kashmir High Court Bar Association on Thursday announced to take up the issue related to the attack on two lawyers at Bandipora with the chief justice.
Two lawyers, Jan Mohammad Mir and Shafiq Ahmad, were attacked by under-trial prisoners in the court premises of Chief Judicial Magistrate, Bandipora, on Wednesday.
“We strongly condemn the incident,” general secretary of the lawyers’ body, Bashir Sidiq, said in a statement issued after the meeting of association’s executive members here.
“It was decided that the matter will be brought in to the notice of chief justice,” Sidiq said.
The lawyers’ body also expressed solidarity with Jan and Shafiq, and assured them of all possible help.