Issue of removal from SCBA post referred to Committee of retired judges for mediation:Ashok Arora informs Delhi HC
Advocate Ashok Arora has informed the Delhi High Court that the issue with respect to his removal from the post of Secretary, Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) has been referred to a Committee consisting of three retired Judges for mediation. (Ashok Arora vs SCBA).
The mediation is in process.The court was hearing Arora’s Challenge to his removal from the post pf Secretary of SCBA.Arora said that the arguments on his stay application should be heard.
A request was made to adjourn the matter to virtual hearing.
The court adjourned the matter till 25th September.
The executive council of SCBA had suspended Arora from the positionof Secretary with immidiate effect.
Arora moved rhe High Court challenging the resolution
Arora had claimed that his removal was void ab initio .
At last,the Court had asked Arora and SCBA if they were open to mediation by a retired Supreme Court judge to settle their dispute.