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CJ Conducts Last Hearing of His Career

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Asif Saeed Khosa on Friday conducted last hearing of his career and extended best wishes to everyone during the proceedings.

According to details, the outgoing CJP was hearing case of firing on Amna bibi in Murree.

Justice Asif Saeed Khosa will be succeeded by Justice Gulzar Ahmed who is the most senior judge of the Supreme Court of Pakistan after him. Justice Gulzar Ahmed will take oath as CJP on Saturday.

The cases that gave him international repute include disqualification of two sitting prime ministers — Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani and Mian Nawaz Sharif — and most recently extension case of Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa.

It is to be mentioned here that Asif Saeed Khosa is retiring from the post of Chief Justice of Pakistan today (Friday) after serving 11 months.

A full court reference and dinner will be held today to honour Justice Asif Saeed Khosa.