Zahid Bukhari, Aitzaz Ahsan barred from Sindh law bars

Bukhari, legal counsel of Malik Riaz, was earlier barred from Lahore Bar Association.

Web Desk June 16, 2012
Zahid Bukhari, Aitzaz Ahsan barred from Sindh law bars

KARACHI: Advocate Zahid Bukhari and Barrister Aitzaz Ahsan have been banned from entering all law bar associations in Sindh, Express News reported on Saturday.

The decision to bar the entries of Bukhari – the counsel for Malik Riaz and Aitzaz was taken during a meeting of Sindh lawyers, organised by the Karachi Bar Association.

The Karachi Bar Association president, while announcing the decision, said that the step was taken to express support for the Supreme Court.

Earlier, Bukhari’s was also barred to enter the Lahore Bar Association. The Lahore bar had also adopted a resolution assuring its support to the Supreme Court and announced a two day boycott from the courts.


Abdul Rasheed | 12 years ago | Reply

A wrong action by Bar council, to ban Aitzaz and Zahid Bukhair for doing nothing. And there was no need of it, now where are the human rigths.

hamidik. | 12 years ago | Reply

is it something to be proud of.................... men of law acting like men in the street.

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