Will bring democratic values in system: CJP Gulzar Ahmed

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Lawyers are always taken into confidence on every issue: CJP

LAHORE (Dunya News) – Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Gulzar Ahmed on Saturday vowed to bring democratic values in the system and to move forward with the same values.

Addressing a ceremony at Punjab Bar Council in Lahore, CJP Gulzar Ahmed said that there is no discrimination between lawyers and judges and wished that the legal community would remain steadfast in the learning process.

The chief justice said that he once apologized to a judge on directions of his father and advised lawyers to also not fight the judges. If you have any concerns about a verdict, take legal options, he stressed.

He further said that lawyers are always taken into confidence on every issue and assured that resolving the problems of the lawyers is the first priority.

CJP Gulzar Ahmed said that wall between lawyers and judges has fallen down and lawyers have also been taken into confidence on the appointment of judges.

He said that judges and lawyers are providing justice with mutual consultation and asked them that they should not be get violent in front of judges.