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20 lawyers honoured on National Law Day

As many as 20 lawyers were honoured for their having contributed over 50 years to the profession on the occasion of the National Law Day here on Wednesday.

punjab Updated: Nov 26, 2014 18:20 IST
HT Correspondent

As many as 20 lawyers were honoured for their having contributed over 50 years to the profession on the occasion of the National Law Day here on Wednesday.

The function to celebrate the day was held here at the district judicial complex by the district bar association.

Speaking on the occasion, the chairman of the district legal services authority-cum-district and sessions judge Tejwinder Singh said that, on November 26, 1949, the Constitution was completed and some of its parts were implemented.

"The day is observed as the National Law Day wherein judicial officers and lawyers get together to find means for ensuring legal help for all sections of society," he said. As many as 20 lawyers were honoured.