CM urged to withdraw cases against lawyers
TNN | Jun 22, 2013, 01.06 PM IST
KANPUR: The ruling party’s campaign to withdraw criminal cases against its volunteers and leaders and other persons, encouraged lawyers and they have urged to withdraw cases against them.
In a memorandum addressed to chief minister, Kanpur Bar Association (KBA) stated that more than 1,000 lawyers are facing criminal charges and cases against them be withdrawn. If state government would consider their submission and order for withdrawal of cases against them then advocate fraternity would be grateful to chief minister AkhileshYadav, the memorandum added.
It urged the CM to seek report of cases against lawyers and initiate withdrawal proceedings.