Don't use Mobile Phones, Facebook, Whatsapp during court hours: Karnataka HC to judges

Shruti Mahajan June 16 2019
fourth saturday

In a circular issued recently, the Karnataka High Court has directed judges in the State not to use mobile phones while sitting on the dais.

The High Court has also directed judges to refrain from using social media applications such as WhatsApp, Facebook, Skype, etc. for their personal or even official communication during the court hours.

Any lapse will be viewed seriously, the circular issued pursuant to administrative order of Karnataka High Court Chief Justice states.

It circular reads,

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