June 19, 2020

PRESS RELEASE

Mr. Abid Saqi, Vice-Chairman and Mr. Azam Nazeer Tarar, Chairman, Executive Committee of the Pakistan Bar Council, have highly appreciated today’s historic verdict of the Hon’ble Supreme Court quashing thereby the Reference of the Federal Government against Hon’ble Mr. Justice Qazi Faez Isa, Judge, Supreme Court thus frustrating the nefarious and ill-motivated move of the Government to subdue and pressurize the independent Judiciary of Pakistan. They have strongly commended the apex Court for its courageous demonstration guarding its independence thus upholding the prime objective of the Rule of Law and Supremacy of the Constitution.

They have announced that members of the Bar throughout Pakistan, will celebrate the victory of the cause of the Rule of Law, the Constitutionalism and independence of Judiciary, pursuant to the land mark Judgment of the Hon’ble Supreme Court, and so will observe
“YOM-E-TASHAKUR” on Monday, the 22nd June, 2020, by holding meetings in their respective Bar Rooms.

SECRETARY