Saurabh MalikTribune News ServiceChandigarh March 3“No My Lord” says Justice Arun Kumar Tyagi.
The Punjab and Haryana High Court Judge has requested advocates not to address him as “Your Lordship” or “My Lord”.
A note in the list of urgent or fresh cases to be heard by Justice Tyagi makes it clear that he wants the advocates to dispense with the archaic system of addressing judges.
Available information suggests that the then Chief Justice of India Justice HL Dattu in 2014 had made it clear that addressing the judges as 'Your Lordship' was not mandatory.
We only say address us respectfully” Justice Dattu had asserted.
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