As part of their scheduled programme, lawyers gathered in front of the room of Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) president at about 1pm.
Later, they brought out a black flag procession. Parading the SCBA building, they held a brief rally on the SCBA premises.
SCBA secretary Mahbub Uddin Khokon, Advocate Sanaullah Mia, Rafiqul Haque Talukder, Ragib Rouf Chowdhury and Mirza Al Mahmud spoke at the programme.
Slating the government for the amendment, Mahbub Uddin Khokon alleged that the government amended article 96 of the constitution to cling to the power.