LAHORE: Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr Saqib Nisar on Friday stated neither he interfered in some other’s area, nor did he have any such intentions, ARY Information reported.
Whereas addressing a farewell dinner held in his honour by the Lahore Excessive Court docket Bar Affiliation, he stated that the function of judicial activism was to not strip anybody of its powers.
“I laid the foundations of judicial activism with good intentions. I may need been strict at instances, nevertheless it was just for the rule of regulation,” the CJP stated .
The highest decide stated public’s respect for the judiciary had diminished as a result of swift justice was not being distributed. He requested judges to carry out their duties by contemplating it a service to the nation somewhat than a job.
“It isn’t for the excessive court docket to listen to instances of registration of an FIR. A excessive court docket is meant to listen to instances of excessive degree,” he stated whereas pointing to the weaknesses of judiciary system.
The CJP stated solely two references remained pending within the Supreme Judicial Council at present. “We’re ourselves conducting our accountability, hopefully, bar councils will even do the identical.”
He stated he wouldn’t let references change into noose round judges’ neck.
The Chief Justice additionally the nation was going to get a ‘massive reward’ in type of police reforms on January 14.