Allahabad High Court summons judge for religious discrimination against Muslim lawyers

ASJ Vivekanand Sharan Tripathi had turned down request of some Muslim lawyers' for a brief adjournment to enable them to attend Friday prayers and made some 'discriminatory' observations.
Allahabad High Court, Lucknow Bench & Judge
Allahabad High Court, Lucknow Bench & Judge

The Allahabad High Court recently summoned a senior judicial officer for alleged religious discrimination against Muslim lawyers and termed his “observations regarding a particular community” a case of judicial misconduct [Mohammad Idris vs State of UP]. 

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