Breaking: Allahabad High Court uses WhatsApp to summon parties

Murali Krishnan July 15 2017

The trend is fast catching. The Allahabad High Court yesterday used WhatsApp message to seek the presence of parties in a case before it.

A Bench of Justices Tarun Agarwala and Ashok Kumar, which is hearing a case relating to elections to Bar Council of Uttar Pradesh, sought to ensure presence of the Chairman and Secretary of the Bar Council through WhatsApp, though it was not successful.

As per the order,

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