Islamabad: “Bench and Bar have given scarifies and struggled for the independence of judiciary and rule of law in society and they should stay together for these worth causes” said the Honourable Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice. Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry while talking to a 20 Member delegation of Faisalabad District Bar headed by its President, Mr. Fawad Ahmed Cheema and consisting of other office bearers and Executive Members who called on his lordship today i.e. 23.05.2011 in Supreme Court Building, Islamabad.
Praising the efforts of Faisalabad Bar during the days of the movement, his lordship said “the Bar played effective and valuable role for rule of Law, supremacy of Constitution and independence of judiciary in the country and their sacrifice for the cause is beyond compare in the judicial history of the country”.
The members discussed with the Chief Justice, issues and matters of interest of the legal/judicial fraternity and thanked the Honourable Chief Justice of Pakistan for sparing time from his busy schedule. They further said that his lordship is a ray of hope and he is held in high esteem by whole nation due to his professional commitment, legal acumen and dedications for cause of supremacy of Constitution, rule of law and independence of judiciary. Further, they discussed the problems faced by them. The members also admired the struggle of the Honourable Chief Justice of Pakistan for the cause of Constitutionalism in the country and assured full support and cooperation to standby the judiciary and invited his lordship to inaugurate newly constructed Iftikhar Law Chambers at Faisalabad. His lordship conveyed his gratitude, extended his thanks and assured to visit them in suitable time.
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