KARACHI: The spate of boycotts of all the courts in the five districts and observing token hunger strike in a row for the fifth day here continued.
Today is the fourth day of lawyers’ black flag week, when the members of Sindh High Court Bar, Karachi Bar and Malir Bar boycotted the courts for one hour and stayed away from the proceedings. Token hunger strike camps were also set up at the three Bars. Tomorrow Thursday, the courts will be boycotted totally and the lawyers would not appear in the courts, while a joint General Body meeting would be held at Karachi Bar. Later, the lawyers would bring out a rally from the KBA office to KPC, which would be attended by the lawyers, civil society representatives and members of political parties.
FAISALABAD: Lawyers in Faisalabad observed strike in courts on the fourth day of the black flag week on Wednesday.
Lawyers boycotted the court proceedings after 11:00 am and held a rally with black-flags that passed through major roads of the city.
President district bar Nasir Mahmood Goraya headed the rally. The participants of the rally vowed that they would continue their struggle till the freedom of the judiciary