Islamabad: Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani has approved de-notification of the following judges in pursuance of decision of the Chief Justice of Pakistan/Chairman, Supreme Judicial Council:-
Lahore High Court
Mr. Justice Syed Shabbar Raza Rizvi
Mr. Justice Syed Hamid Ali Shah
Mr. Justice Hasnat Ahmad Khan
Mr. Justice Syed Sajjad Hussain Shah
High Court of Sindh
Justice Mrs. Yasmin Abbasey
The above judges will be entitled for the service and pensioner benefit upto April 20, 2010when Eighteenth Constitutional Amendment was passed.
The Prime Minister attaches great importance to the independence of judiciary. The designs of certain elements to pitch the institutions against each other will be foiled, he added.
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