Lawyers continue strike for 2nd day over Quetta blast

10 Aug, 2016 3:10 pm

QUETTA (92 News) – The lawyers have on Wednesday continued boycott of legal proceedings in courts following a suicide blast in the provincial capital which killed at least 70 people and wounded more than 100 on Monday .

Lawyers had called a strike in different courts including High Court in light of the recent suicide bombing. The lawyers will organize condolence references in memory of the martyrs lawyers.

A delegation of Lahore High Court Bar Association (LHCBA) has left for Quetta to condole the martyrdom of their colleagues.

Previously, the bomber struck as a crowd of mostly lawyers and journalists crammed into the emergency department to accompany the body of a prominent lawyer who had been shot and killed in the city earlier in the day.

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