New Pakistan chief justice to take oath on Sunday

Justice Nasirul Mulk will take oath Sunday as the chief justice of Pakistan.

IANS| Updated: Jul 05, 2014, 20:08 PM IST

Islamabad: Justice Nasirul Mulk will take oath Sunday as the chief justice of Pakistan.

President Mamnoon Hussain will administer the oath at Aiwan-e-Sadr, the president`s house, Geo News reported Saturday.

The 64-year-old, from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, will succeed Chief Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani, who had taken over last December from chief justice Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry.