Islamabad, January 30, 2013 (PPI-OT): The Registrar, Supreme Court of Pakistan has convened a meeting of the Registrars of the High Courts on 1st February, 2013 at 09.30 a.m. at Supreme Court Registry Branch, Lahore to discuss the issues related to administration of criminal justice. Besides, reviewing the efforts of Investigating Agencies to ensure timely submission of challans, the meeting will also consider steps taken by the Prison departments for production of undertrial prisoners for hearing and other issues ancillary thereto.
The meeting will also be attended by Home Secretary, Inspector General Police, Inspector General (Prison), Director General (Reclamation and Probation) and Prosecutor General Punjab and Secretary, National Judicial (Policy Making) Committee. Besides other, matters related to release of deserving convicts on probation and actions taken by the Provincial Governments for improving the living conditions in prisons will also be discussed.
The recommendations of the meeting will be placed before the National Judicial (Policy Making) Committee in its meeting to be held on 02-01-2013 for evolving strategies to further improve the performance of criminal justice system.
For more information, contact:
Shahid Hussain Kamboyo
Public Relations Officer
Supreme Court of Pakistan
Tel: +9251 920 4184
Fax: +9251 920 1001