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Chief Justice of Pakistan Asif Saeed Khosa is retiring today

20 December, 2019 05:55

Chief Justice of Pakistan Asif Saeed Khosa is retiring today.

According to the government media, a full court reference is being held to pay tributes to services of outgoing CJP.

Judges of the apex court are attending the reference at Supreme Court in Islamabad.

Besides, Vice Chairman of Pakistan Bar Council and President of Supreme Court Bar Association are also attending.

Chief Justice of Pakistan

The senior most Justice Gulzar Ahmad will replace Justice Khosa as CJP.

However, he will take oath as the new Chief Justice tomorrow.

President Arif Alvi will administer him the oath.

Meanwhile, his retirement has come at a critical phase of judicial history of Pakistan due to historic judgment in Musharraf case.

GTV

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