CJP says Covid key reason for pendency of cases

LAHORE: Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Gulzar Ahmad has said the courts are, and will, remain independent as judges are supposed to uphold the rule of law and protect fundamental rights. Speaking at a function hosted by the Punjab Bar Council (PbBC) on Satur­day, Justice Ahmad said: “The courts will continue to pass judgements independently.” The chief justice said it was wrong to presume that … Continue reading CJP says Covid key reason for pendency of cases