Islamabad, January 30, 2013 (PPI-OT): A 07 Member delegation of newly elected cabinet of Narowal Bar Association headed by its President, Ch. Mureed Hussain Bobak and consisting of other office bearers and executive members called on the Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry today i.e. 29.01.2013 in Supreme Court, Islamabad.
Talking to the delegation, his lordship said that bench and bar are the integral part of same system; they should work hard to provide justice to litigants at their doorsteps.
The delegation praised his lordship’s efforts to purge judiciary of corrupt practices restoring true confidence of public in judiciary and appreciated the role and commitment of his lordship. The delegation also extolling the services rendered by Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan said that his lordship’s services for the cause of Constitutionalism are unparallel and unprecedented in judicial history of Pakistan.
Talking on issue of appointment of Local Commission, the Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan told the delegation that the local commission for recording evidence under National Judicial Policy, have been appointed with view to provide a common platform to facilitate the litigant parties to get prompt decision from the Court and the youngster Advocate to gain first hand experience of legal issues and also to facilitate them financially and encourage them in the legal field.
The delegation assured of full support to assist and cooperate Bench in dispensation of justice. They also apprised his lordship that public confidence in courts have enhanced due to speedy justice being provided at the doorsteps of the public at large.
They informed his lordship that due to Judicial Policy the ratio of disposal of cases at Narrowal is relatively higher than other districts. The members discussed with the Chief Justice, issues and matters of interest of the legal/judicial fraternity and informed about their hardships, the Hon’ble Chief Justice assured them to take up the matter with the concerned authority.
The delegation extended invitation to visit Narowal District Bar Association. The Honorable Chief Justice Pakistan accepted the invitation and assured to visit the said bar soon.
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