Bhubaneswar: A seven-member Congress delegation today met Governor Prof Ganeshi Lal and sought his intervention to end the ongoing lawyers’ strike.
The delegation led by Cuttack City Congress chief Mohammed Moquim met the Governor. They blasted Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for not resolving the crisis.
The lawyers have been on indefinite strike since August 29 days following the alleged assault on a colleague near the fish market at Nuabazar on August 28. They have been demanding arrest of the police personnel involved in the assault.
The Bar Association recently decided that the cease work would continue till November 9.