Always gave directions under legal framework, says CJP


Saqib, oppressed, CJP, full court reference, Asif Saeed Khosa
14 Jan, 2019 7:08 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar said on Monday that he always gave the directions to administrations under the legal framework.

Addressing to the ceremony of “Police Reforms”, the chief justice said that the judiciary did not interfere with the functioning of any institution and delivered within its remits. He also stressed that he never exceeded limit in any of his action.

“I am being alleged to misuse the authority but I always gave the directions to administrations under the legal frame,” he mentioned. The CJP launched A Police Reforms committee Report titled “Police Reforms: Way Forward” in the ceremony at Supreme Court.

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CJP Nisar termed that there is a lot to be done for the justice system. He also said that the police system was not reformed and the committee formed to bring reforms based on recommendations. “We want to remove political interference from the Police Department,” he said.

The chief justice maintained that his suo motu notice on DPO Pakpattan case faced criticism and objection. He articulated that no one focused over police reforms before AD Khawaja case.

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Speaking about the report, he said that it provides a roadmap to overhaul the police department keeping in view the modern challenges.

He accentuated for implementation of the report in letter and spirit to bring about a visible change in the functioning of the department. The chief justice declared that depoliticizing police and making it people friendly are at the core of the recommendations.

A strong police force is a pre requisite for providing a transparent and efficient justice system in any country, he added.

The chief justice affirmed that rule of law is imperative for peace and prosperity of the society. He stressed that police has an important role to play in maintaining law and order, and ensuring rule of law in the country.

 Police Reforms CJP CHP saqib Nisar Mian Saqib Nisar POlice reform department

Therefore, it is important that the force must be made fully independent and strong, he suggested.

Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar said the report provides a roadmap to revamp the police department keeping in view the modern challenges. He expressed the hope that implementation of the report in letter and spirit will bring about a visible change in the functioning of the department.

The chief justice said depoliticizing police and making it people friendly are at the core of the recommendations. He said a strong police force is a pre requisite for providing a transparent and efficient justice system in any country.

 Police Reforms CJP CHP saqib Nisar Mian Saqib Nisar POlice reform department

CJP Saqib Nisar said rule of law is imperative for peace and prosperity of the society. He stressed that police has an important role to play in maintaining law and order, and ensuring rule of law in the country. Therefore, it is important that the force must be made fully independent and strong.



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