Tribune News Service
Rohtak, November 1
In a curious instance, members of the District Bar Association forcibly impounded the crane of a parking contractor engaged by the local Municipal Corporation after a car of a local lawyer parked in a no-parking zone was towed away by his employees.
The lawyers returned the crane to the contractor after a week, only after he gave a written undertaking that he would never tow the vehicles of lawyers and paid a penalty of Rs 11,000 imposed on him by the lawyers.
An FIR has also been lodged against the contractor, whose employees allegedly misbehaved with the lawyer, apart from intimidating and assaulting him.
“Yes, we impounded the crane of the contractor and released it after about a week after he gave a written undertaking that he will never tow the vehicle of any lawyer, nor misbehave with them. A penalty of