This HC Bar Association requests its Chief Justice to take suo moto cognizance of Etah incident wherein Police assaulted an advocate
The High Court Bar Association has written letter to request Chief Justice of Allahabad High Court to take suo moto cognizance against UP police for doing wrongful act with an Advocate to maintain law and order in state.
The High Court Bar Association has taken a very serious notice of the incident which has taken place at Etah, Uttar Pradesh a few days back. The Police broke open the door of a house and dragged and pulled an Advocate (who was in Advocate's dress) and assaulted him mercilessly.
The video of this incident got viral and entire nation has witnessed it. Mr. Prabha Sankar Mishra, General Secretary, High Court Bar Association, Allahabad has issued a letter to Chief Justice, in which he has stated that,
"The whole advocacy community is very angry and sad after seeing the brutality done by police personnel of Etah with the advocate and his family members. It is request to the Hon’ble Court to take immediate stringent action against the police for guilty act."