ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan, Justice Nasir-ul-Mulk on Tuesday administered the oath of office to Justice Maqbool Baqar, Chief Justice, High Court of Sindh as Judge of the Supreme Court of Pakistan here at Chief Justice House, in a simple but dignified ceremony.
Hon’ble Judges of Supreme Court of Pakistan, Attorney General for Pakistan, President of Supreme Court Bar Association attended the ceremony.
Syed Tahir Shahbaz, Registrar Supreme Court of Pakistan conducted the proceedings of the ceremony.
Officers and staff of the Supreme Court of Pakistan were also present on the occasion.
The strength of apex court judges has risen to 17 after Justice Baqar’s swearing in today.