Monday, November 28, 2022

Uphold the truth: Justice Serto tells lawyers


Gauhati High Court, Kohima Bench, Justice S. Serto has asked the legal fraternity to uphold the truth and fight for the principles they believed in.
Justice Serto said this while addressing the golden jubilee celebration of Mokokchung District Bar Association (MDBA) held on the theme, “Reaching out” in Mokokchung on Tuesday.
As the defenders of human rights, every individual involved in law profession should also be ready to face the challenges, sacrifices and persistent to uphold the truth, he said.
He further said that the progress of a society can be measured by the respect and obedience of the law and its opposite will lead to a chaotic society.
Justice Serto also said that the visions of the founding fathers of MDBA (the pioneers of advocacy in the district as well as in other parts of Nagaland) will be blessings for many generations to come.
He also released the souvenir and the theme song was presented by jubilee choir.
Keynote address was delivered by Upa Lok Yokta, Mayang Lima and welcome address was delivered by MDBA president, advocate I. Imkong Jamir while MDBA founding member, advocate B. Tako Longkumer exhorted the bar members.
Short speeches were delivered by Deputy Commissioner, Shashank Pratap Singh, principal District Session & Judge, Somet C. Chang, Nagaland Bar Association president, A. Zhimomi and Dimapur Bar Association member, advocate Bendangwapang.

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