Jalalabad: Lawyers of associated with the Bar Association of Jalalabad on Thursday showed their resentment against the state government and showed black flags to Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal when he arrived here to file his nomination from Jalalabad assembly constituency.
For long, they have been demanding the inclusion of 44 villages of Mahmujoya circle in the jurisdiction of Jalalabad judiciary. The president of Bar Association Bakhshish Kachura said that the state government had notified in 2011 to include 44 villages in Jalalabad sub division, but till to date it could not be implemented due to which the people of these villages have been suffering.
He said that people would not forgive the Deputy Chief Minister.
The Deputy Chief Minister Badal, however, said that due to the Model Code of Conduct he would not comment on the issue.