Civil Procedure Code 1908
153B. Place of trial to be deemed to be open Court.
1[153B. Place of trial to be deemed to be open Court
The place in which any Civil Court is held for the purpose of trying any suit shall be deemed to be an open Court, to which the public generally may have access so far as the same can conveniently contain them:
Provided that the presiding Judge may, if he thinks fit, order at any stage of any inquiry into or trial of any particular case, that the public generally or any particular person, shall not have access to, or be or remain in, the room or building used by Court.]
1. Ins. by Act No. 104 of 1976, sec. 51 (w.e.f. 1-2-1977).