CJ takes suo motu notice of lawyers’ fake degrees


Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar.— File photo

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar Thursday took suo motu notice of fake degrees of lawyers and directed bar councils across the country to furnish a report on it within a month.

He took the notice while hearing a suo motu notice in connection with fake degrees of pilots.

The chief justice also directed the Higher Education Commission to provide assistance in this regard.

He observed that there were so many people who neither had license of bars nor degrees of Bachelor in Law and Legislation but appearing before the courts.— APP