The Allahabad High Court has suspended an additional District Judge I (ADJ) at the Sultanpur District Court Manoj Shukla. ADJ Shukla was recently in the news about lying in front of a JCB / bulldozer last month to protect the ancestral land of the Basti district, which was acquired by the state government.
ADJ Manoj Shukla was originally a resident of Chapia Shukla Village in the Basti district. He is currently an ADJ in the Sultanpur district. Last month he was lying in front of JCB wearing a coat, trousers and a tie. The video of the incident also became a hot topic on social media.
Regarding this incident, the District Magistrate of Basti had despatched a file to the authorities and after receiving the same, the authorities had additionally forwarded it to the High Court.
The choice to drop him has been taken via way of means of the High Court Administrative Committee and an order to this impact has already been dispatched to the Sultanpur District Court. As in step with the facts to be had approximately ADJ Shukla at the internet site of the High Court state, he is “Presently suspended due to the fact that 03-04-2022 (Attached to HQ- Sonbhadra)”.
As in step with a file of Aaj Tak, ADJ Manoj Shukla had lain down in the front of the district management crew for the entire night time without consuming or ingesting and he had reportedly made the subsequent statement:
“I am a judicial officer, that is my ancestral land that is being encroached upon via way of means of others and that is wrong. The acquisition of land withinside the 12 months 2013 became in opposition to the policies and the order is given via way of means of the District Magistrate is corrupt.”
The National President of the Samajwadi Party and the chief of competition withinside the Uttar Pradesh legislative assembly, Akhilesh Yadav had additionally tweeted approximately this incident on March 25