Report Wire - Gujarat: HC advocates determine to name off strike; to sentence Justice Vipul Pancholi’s switch now
December 3, 2022

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Gujarat: HC advocates determine to name off strike; to sentence Justice Vipul Pancholi’s switch now

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NEW DELHI: Pursuant to the reassurance made by CJI DY Chandrachud to representatives of the Gujarat High Court Advocates Association (GHCAA) that their grievance with regard to the proposed switch of Justice Nikhil Kariel to Patna HC can be duly examined, the GHCAA, on Tuesday, introduced its choice to name off the strike.

The assurance was made by the CJI in a gathering which happened on Monday between the representatives of the Advocates Association, CJI and two different collegium members (Justice SK Kaul and MR Shah). The CJI within the assembly strongly conveyed to the affiliation to not abstain from work.

Calling the switch for “administrative reasons” a dying knell to the independence of the judiciary, the GHCAA had abstained from work since November 17, 2022. 

However, the affiliation in its basic physique assembly has determined to go an acceptable decision condemning the SC collegium’s proposal dated September 29 to switch Gujarat HC Justice Vipul Pancholi to Patna HC. The advice was uploaded on the SC web site on November 21, 2022. 

In a press release, the affiliation stated, “It was further resolved that appropriate resolution should be passed condemning the transfer order of Justice Vipul Pancholi and for that, a meeting shall be convened on Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. in the Bar Room.” 

NEW DELHI: Pursuant to the reassurance made by CJI DY Chandrachud to representatives of the Gujarat High Court Advocates Association (GHCAA) that their grievance with regard to the proposed switch of Justice Nikhil Kariel to Patna HC can be duly examined, the GHCAA, on Tuesday, introduced its choice to name off the strike.

The assurance was made by the CJI in a gathering which happened on Monday between the representatives of the Advocates Association, CJI and two different collegium members (Justice SK Kaul and MR Shah). The CJI within the assembly strongly conveyed to the affiliation to not abstain from work.

Calling the switch for “administrative reasons” a dying knell to the independence of the judiciary, the GHCAA had abstained from work since November 17, 2022. 

However, the affiliation in its basic physique assembly has determined to go an acceptable decision condemning the SC collegium’s proposal dated September 29 to switch Gujarat HC Justice Vipul Pancholi to Patna HC. The advice was uploaded on the SC web site on November 21, 2022. 

In a press release, the affiliation stated, “It was further resolved that appropriate resolution should be passed condemning the transfer order of Justice Vipul Pancholi and for that, a meeting shall be convened on Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. in the Bar Room.”