Delegation of Supreme Court Bar Association calls on Chief Justice of Pakistan

Islamabad, July 21, 2016 (PPI-OT):A delegation of Executive Committee of Supreme Court Bar Association headed by its President, Mr. Syed Ali Zafar and comprising other office bearers called on the Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali, today in the Supreme Court of Pakistan, Islamabad.

Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan welcomed the delegation. They discussed different issues relating to administrative and judicial matters of mutual interest in order to ensure effective dispensation of justice and smooth functioning of the institution. They also discussed different ways and means to provide quick relief to litigant parties.

The Bar showed satisfaction over the current case management system of Supreme Court and requested to devise policy for fixation of cases of early hearing. The Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan apprised the members that applications of early hearing carrying genuine reasons are fixed on merit, during the current month 70 out of 75 early hearing applications have been accepted.

The Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan acknowledged the role of Bar in administration of justice and added that their role is very crucial, without their cooperation, the goal of administration of justice cannot be fulfilled. The delegation of the Supreme Court Bar Association thanked the Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan for sparing time for them and providing this opportunity to discuss these matters.

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