Bar Council of Punjab and Haryana is holding opinion poll on Sunday 26th July 2020
The Voice of Chandigarh News:
The Bar Council of Punjab and Haryana is holding opinion poll on Sunday 26th July 2020 from 10 AM to 12 noon in order to ascertain mainly whether due to the expiry of the term of the office bearers of the Bar Associations in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh there should be an ad-hoc Committee to be appointed to look after the affairs of the Bar Associations as per “The Bar Associations (Constitution & Registration) Rules 2015” or there should be online elections for which the rules have already been amended and approved by the Bar Council of India. In addition to above said question there will be four other question in the opinion poll which are as under:-
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There should be no discrimination in designating Senior Advocates and appointment of Law Officers in A.G. Office by ignoring District Courts Lawyer?
Whether the proposal of amendment to decriminalize Section 138 of N.I. Act and Section 420 of IPC in commercial dealing is good in the eyes of law?
Whether the present working of courts via video conferencing is providing proper justice delivery system and there is no need for physical working?
We have also issued the guidelines for exercising the opinion poll to be held on Sunday stepwise which are also given as below:-
Guidelines for exercising the opinion poll to be held on Sunday 26th July 2020 from 10.00 am to 12.00 Noon
1st step : Link will be sent on your registered Mobile No at Exact 10.00 AM
2nd Step : You will proceed on that link by submitting (SUBMIT)
3rd Step : You have to enter your Enrolment Number. You are submitting the enrolment no without P or PH (FOR EXAMPLE 685-1978
4th Step : Thereafter OTP will be generated on your registered Mobile Phone/Screen (Which will be VALID for 5 Minutes) you submit OTP
5th Step : you have to enter OTP Number and then immediately thereafter your particulars/ Bio Data will appear on screen. You submit the same (SUBMIT)
6th Step : Immediately after submitting the same the five questions will be opened and you will have to choose your choice on all 5 Questions and then to submit it. Your vote has been casted in the system.
On submitting of OTP your camera on phone/laptop/Ipad/Webcam will be operational and system has been generated that there shall not any other voice. In case someone else comes with you while excising your choice or system hears any other voice or image. Your vote will automatically be cancelled and it will be displayed on the screen. That you have violated the secrecy of your vote and thereafter your vote has been cancelled. Since the said voice and images will be generated in the system and the violator will be liable for misconduct under the Advocates Act.
This will be a unique and novel system to be adopted by the Bar Council of Punjab and Haryana for the first time in the history by getting opinion of all the advocates enrolled with the Bar Council of Punjab and Haryana on all important issues pertaining to the legal fraternity in the present times and this will be first Bar Council to get the elections of the office bearers of all the Bar Associations conducted online.