CJP asks young lawyers to plead cases on merit, respect judges


ISLAMABAD, OCT 13 (DNA) – An 11 member delegation of Karachi Bar Association, headed by its President Munir Ahmed Malik called on the Justice of Pakistan Justice Gulzar Ahmed in Supreme Court Islamabad on Tuesday.

Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Gulzar Ahmed welcomed the delegation and said that dispensation of justice is very important duty entrusted to judges. This onerous task cannot be fulfilled without able assistance of legal fraternity.

He further advised the young lawyers of the Karachi Bar to be honest to their profession by pleading their cases on merit and respect the judges. He also advised them to flourish reading habits that will inculcate confidence to plead cases. The delegation discussed issue of mutual interest regarding the legal profession.

The Justice of Pakistan shared his experience with them. They thanked the Chief Justice for sparing time for them and presented Ajrak and Topi, traditional gifts of Sindh as gesture of goodwill and token of respect, and invited his lordship to Karachi Bar Association.  The CJP expressed his gratitude and appreciation for the delegation. = DNA