Pakistan gets acting Chief Justice



Islamabad: Justice Shakirullah Jan Monday took oath as the acting Chief Justice of Pakistan.

Justice Nasir-ul-Mulik administered the oath to Justice Shakirullah. A large number of lawyers and judges attended the ceremony, Geo TV reported.

Chief Justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry is currently in London to collect the International Jurists Award conferred on him by the International Council of Jurists (ICJ) for his meritorious work.

IANS