The District Judge of Kanpur Bar Association as finally been transferred and attached to the Judicial Training Research Institute Lucknow.

The long strike was going by Kanpur Bar Association to transfer session judge.

On Saturday an Order to this effect was issued by the Registrar General of the High Court.

The Lawyers Practicing in Kanpur are on strike for a long period demanding transfer of District Judge on grounds of judicial impropriety and corruption. Other States Bar Association had also joined in the support of Kanpur Bar Association.

Earlier the seven Judges bench of the Allahabad High Court initiated contempt proceedings against office bearers of the Kanpur Bar Association and Lawyers’ Association for going on an indefinite strike and paralyzing the judicial work in district court.

The bench comprising of seven judges led by Chief Justice Pritinker Diwaker observed that the office bearers had deliberately committed contempt of court by interfering in the administration of justice and called for a separate case to be registered.

After the framing of charges by the High Court various bar associations of State of Uttar Pradesh extended their support to the Kanpur Bar.

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