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SJC Takes Up References Against Senior Judges Today

ISLAMABAD: Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) on Friday (today) will take up the hearing today presidential references against Supreme Court Judge Justice Qazi Faez Isa and Sindh High Court Justice K.K. Agha.

A five-member larger SJC bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Asif Saeed Khosa and comprising Apex Court’s Justice Gulzar Ahmed and Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed, Sindh High Court’s Chief Justice Ahmed Ali M Shaikh and Peshawar High Court’s Chief Justice Waqar Ahmed will resume the case.

Stressing their strong opposition, Supreme Court Bar Council (SCBC) and Pakistan Bar Council (PBC) will observe strike, boycotting all court proceedings for the entire day.

Attorney General Anwar Mansoor and SC Registrar Arbab Arif Rahim, who were issued notices along with other respondents, will appear before the council.