Islamabad, April 10, 2015 (PPI-OT): Hon’ble Mr. Justice Jawwad S. Khawaja took oath as Acting Chief Justice of Pakistan. The oath was administered by Hon’ble Mr. Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali in a simple but dignified ceremony in the Supreme Court, Islamabad today i.e. 10.04.2015.
Hon’ble Mr. Justice Jawwad S. Khawaja will act as Chief Justice of Pakistan during the period, Hon’ble Mr. Justice Nasir-ul-Mulk, Chief Justice of Pakistan remains abroad. The ceremony was attended by Judges of the Supreme Court of Pakistan, Attorney General for Pakistan, Senior Lawyers and Officers of the Law and Justice Commission of Pakistan.
Mr. Muhammad Ali, Additional Registrar (Judicial), Supreme Court, conducted the proceedings of oath taking ceremony. Officers and staff of the Supreme Court of Pakistan were also present at the occasion.
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