11 September, 2014

Mymensingh District and Session Judge Meets Panel Lawyers and Judges

Last Updated: 11 September 2014

 

On 10 September 2014, the Mymensingh District Legal Aid Office arranged its quarterly meeting with Judges and Legal Aid Panel Lawyers. 22 judges and 25 panel lawyers participated in the meeting. Mr. Md. Nurul Huda, Chairman of the District Legal Aid Committee and District and Session Judge, chaired the meeting. Panel lawyers shared their specific obstacles in conducting legal aid cases including problem of getting Zaminder to apply for bail and further non-communication of legal aid clients released on bail from jail. Mr. Nurul Huda noted the important contribution of the lawyers participating in the government legal aid scheme and urged the judges and lawyers to be more careful on legal aid cases to avoid unnecessary delays. District Legal Aid Officer Mr. Mohammad Abdul Halim thanked all participants.