The woman had, in August 2014, accused Karthik of kidnapping and raping her after promising marriage.
The lawyers, who began their protest at 8.30 am outside Gowda’s residence, were invited by the minister to discuss the issue at his residence.
Law Minister D V Sadananda Gowda said: “Article 44 of the Constitution mandates that we should have a common civil code.”
Goa, Rajasthan and Tripura legislatures have already ratified the bill.
Yesterday, the eighth Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate court had issued arrest warrant against Karthik.
Nandikur station master called his elder brother’s maiden budget better than budgets presented by any other railway minister.
The All-India Railwaymen’s Federation (AIRF) echoed similar sentiments.
The hike was originally announced during UPA tenure on May 16, however, withdrawn by the evening.
The budget makes no mention of several projects announced in the past.
To improve safety of passengers, I propose to bring in the technology both in main line and suburban coaches: D V Sadananda Gowda
Baria is survived by his wife Amrutaben and five school-going daughters.
Gowda said CCTVs will be used to monitor the cleanliness drive.
To take up port links and critical coal connectivity lines on priority, says minister.
PPP has been on the Railways’ agenda for several years but it has not been able to take off .
Minister blames the deteriorating health of Railways on an irrational tariff policy.