President Dr Arif Alvi on Sunday administered oath of Chief Justice of Pakistan to Justice Qazi Faez Isa, the most senior Judge of the Supreme Court.
Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar, senior military leadership, governors , caretaker chief ministers and caretaker ministers attended the oath taking ceremony which was held at the Aiwan-e-Sadr.
Besides, Judges of the Supreme Court, Judges of the Islamabad High Court, Federal Shariat Court, office bearers of bars, law officers, members of bars and former judges were also present.
Justice Qazi Faez Isa became the 29th CJP to serve the country.
Justice Isa had an association with the law spanning over forty-five years.
He had worked as a lawyer for about 27 years and was appointed as the Chief Justice of Balochistan High Court on 5 August 2009.
He was elevated as a Judge of the Supreme Court on 5 September 2014.
By Perviz Iqbal