5th September, 2016

PRESS RELEASE

                  STRIKE CALL ON 5.9.2016 AND
         ONE WEEK MOURNING FOR MARTYRS OF MARDAN INCIDENT

In view of persistent agony and shock of legal fraternity caused by
terrorists attack in District Courts Mardan  killing among others 4
Lawyers and injuring  many, just after two weeks of Quetta carnage, Dr.
Farogh Nasim, Vice Chairman and Mr. Abdul Fayaz, Chairman, Executive
Committee, Pakistan Bar Council have announced complete strike of Lawyers
on Monday,  the 5th September, 2016 and one week mourning for Martyrs of
Mardan incident.

They have appealed Lawyers to observe complete strike on 05-09-2016 and 
one week mourning when they will hold protest meetings in their Bar Rooms
to condemn the tragic incident of terrorism in Mardan.

Secretary,
Pakistan Bar Council.