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HC Bench: Western Odisha Lawyers to stage stir at Jantar Mantar on Nov 28

western-odisha-lawyersLawyers from various Western Odisha bar associations will stage protest rally at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi on November 28 reiterating their demand for setting up of a High Court bench in the Western Odisha.

A 10-member delegation of lawyers will stage a dharna at Jantar Mantar where over 1000 lawyer of Western Odisha along with non-resident Odias staying in New Delhi will take part.

In 2013, the State Government had sent a proposal to the Centre for establishment of a permanent Hgh Court bench in the region.

Both the Centre and the State Government has accepted the demands of the Association but the Centre have not taken any step yet.