Integrity, honesty, conduct canons of judicial ethics: Justice Magray
Jammu, Dec 23:
Terming integrity, honesty, behavior, hard work
and conduct as canons of Judicial Ethics, Chairman High Court Committee
for J&K Judicial Academy, Justice Ali Mohammad Magray Monday emphasized the
Judicial Officers to be bold and fearless while dispensing justice strictly
following the letter and spirit of law.
was addressing the Munsiffs of 2019 batch during the three month
pre-appointment induction training programme organized by the J&K Judicial
Munsiffs are undergoing this training programme under the Phase-I.
while elaborating the qualities of an efficient Judge, said that they are being
governed by Bangalore Principles of Judicial Ethics and Conduct which comprises
of the qualities of independence, impartiality and high moral standards based
on constitutional vision of justice. “Judges have to uphold the dignified life
and high standards of ethics and conduct not only in public life but in private
life as well as they are being looked upon as role models”, he maintained.
said that since judges fraternity is held in a high esteem so it becomes prime
concern and responsibility of the Judges to maintain the sanctity of their
noble profession by strictly adhering to the constitutional norms and laws so
as to live up to the people’s aspirations.