Bench, bar should address legal needs, expectations of litigant parties: CJP


Islamabad, Nov 06 (TNS): Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar says bench and bar are integral parts of the judicial system, and both of them should address legal needs and expectations of litigant parties by providing speedy justice to them.

He was talking to members of the outgoing and newly elected Supreme Court Bar Association in Islamabad on Tuesday.

The Chief Justice said for the cause of administration of justice, role of bar is very crucial, and without cooperation of bar, goal of dispensation of justice cannot be fulfilled.

Outgoing President Supreme Court Bar Association Kaleem Ahmed Khursheed appreciated the Chief Justice’s contribution for the cause of administration of justice.

President newly elected Cabinet of Supreme Court Bar Association Amanullah Kanrani assured of full cooperation to strengthen institution by supporting rule of law and independence of judiciary.