Plea claims advocates' band symbol of Christianity, lawyers dress code not suitable for Indian weather: Allahabad High Court notice to BCI

The plea said that compelling a non-christian to wear a band, which is symbol of Christianity, is violative of fundamental right guaranteed under Article 25 of the Indian Constitution.
Plea claims advocates' band symbol of Christianity, lawyers dress code not suitable for Indian weather: Allahabad High Court notice to BCI
Advocate Band & Gowns

The Allahabad High Court has issued notice to the Bar Council of India (BCI) on a plea seeking ban on the present/current dress code for advocates claiming that it is unsuited for the climatic conditions that prevail in India (Ashok Pandey v. Bar Council of India).

Want to read the full story?

We’re glad you’re enjoying this story. Subscribe to any of our plans to continue reading the story.

Already have an account? Sign In

Related Stories

No stories found.
Bar and Bench - Indian Legal news
www.barandbench.com