Senior advocate titles to be awarded soon

Himalayan News Service

Kathmandu, February 29,

The Supreme Court is preparing to award the title of senior advocate to prominent lawyers in recognition of their service to people and judicial system.

According to a SC justice Anup Raj Sharma, the title will be awarded very soon. "Persons who have made signficant contribution in Nepali judicial system will be awarded the title.”

Earlier, a committee was formed under the chairmanship of SC justice Bhairav Prasad Lamsal including Sharma and another justice Ram Nagina Singh to manke necessary arrangements for awarding the title.

"We are recommending names of some candidates for the title to the full court meeting which will decide over it,” he said.