CJP Saqib Nisar takes suo motu notice of housemaid’s torture

01 Jan, 2017

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar has taken suo motu notice of the torture of a housemaid by the wife of an additional sessions judge.

He has sought a report from the IHC registrar on the incident and an agreement between both parties within 24 hours.

Tayyaba, 10, stated before a magistrate that the family of Additional Sessions Judge Raja Khurram Ali Khan had tortured her for misplacing a broom.

The IHC Chief Justice Anwar Khan Kasi took notice and ordered the registrar to investigate the matter.

Meanwhile, a medical board comprising of PIMS doctors has been constituted for the examination of the housemaid.

The medical board has been constituted after the notice of the CJP.