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शुक्रवार, 15 मई 2020


Plea for providing financial assistance to Advocates during lockdown

Zafar Khan✍️
Nagpur 15 May 2020
Today matter was taken up through vedio conferencing before Justice Amit Borkar. Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa made a Statement that eligible advocates requiring financial  assistance  shall  be  provided  assistance under  Welfare Scheme,  as  contemplated  by  Rule 40.If   such   needy   and   eligible   Advocates approach  Bar Council  of  Maharashtra  and  Goa, their cases  will  be  considered  sympathetically and  they  will  be  provided  financial  assistance.
Bar Council of India made a statement that Bar  Council  of  India  has  provided 20%  amounts  to  the  Bar  Council  of  Maharashtra and  Goa  for  the  purpose  of  providing  assistance to  the  needy  Advocates.Matter has been kept for further consideration on 22 june 2020. Adv Mir Nagman Ali appeared for petitioner. Sr Adv Anand Jaiswal assisted by Adv Aniruddha Choube Appeared for BCMG, Adv Kailash Narwade Appeared for BCI. Adv Gauri Venkatraman appeared for HCBA.