Supreme Court asks BCI to consider fixing a more "reasonable age limit" for entry into law courses

Murali Krishnan February 20 2017
verification, The Bar Council of India (BCI)

The challenge in the Supreme Court relating to the age-limit fixed by the Bar Council of India (BCI) for admission to LL.B. courses witnessed an interesting hearing today.

A Bench of Justices SA Bobde and L Nageswara Rao asked the BCI to meet and take an appropriate decision regarding the age-limit. The Court also told BCI counsel Ardhendumauli Kumar Prasad that the regulatory body should consider fixing a more "reasonable age-limit". The current age limit is 20 . . .

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