Lawyer alleges ‘humiliation’ by SDM Tral

Srinagar: A lawyer on Monday alleged that SDM Tral insulted him and declined to “respect” orders of high court, calling upon the government not to act upon on particular property “without following the due process of law.
While the SDM did not respond to the repeated calls by the Kashmir Reader, the lawyer, Shabir Bhat said that the sub-divisional magistrate refused to hear the parties and respect the order by the high court.
“He insulted me by ordering his staff to take me out of his office,” advocate Shabir said.
In a statement, a lawyers group said that “humiliation of lawyer is actually the humiliation of judiciary which cannot be tolerated.”