New Delhi, January 14
Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) president Dushyant Dave resigned from his post with immediate effect on Thursday saying he has forfeited his right to continue.
Acting SCBA Secretary Rohit Panday confirmed the development that the senior advocate had resigned with immediate effect.
Dave, in his brief letter, stated that the tenure of the Executive Committee of the SCBA had already ended and it might not be possible to hold virtual elections as per schedule “due to reservations held by some lawyers”.
“Following recent events, I feel that I have forfeited my right to continue at your Leader, and so I hereby tender my Resignation from the post of the President of the SCBA with immediate effect. Our term has already come to an end,” he said in his letter.