Lahore: Chief Justice Lahore High Court Justice Muhammad Qasim Khan through the listening to of a case remarked that the Punjab authorities has sunk the whole system.
An apex courtroom bench headed by Justice Muhammad Qasim Khan within the Chief Justice Lahore High Court heard the case concerning granting judicial powers to the commissioners and deputy commissioners of the province by the Punjab authorities.
The petitioner was of the view that the judiciary and the administration have their very own separate powers beneath the structure however the Punjab authorities has given the powers of Justice of the Peace to the commissioners and deputy commissioners by way of notification. Ok is a violation of Article 2 (a) and Article 9, due to this fact the High Court ought to quash the Punjab Government's June 17 notification concerning judicial powers.
During the listening to, the Chief Justice was offended on the Punjab authorities for giving judicial powers to the Lahore High Court commissioners and deputy commissioners. He remarked that the Punjab authorities has staged a spectacle within the courts, the federal government has drowned the whole system. The Punjab authorities may be very keen on judicial powers. We will subject contempt of courtroom notices in opposition to the authorities which issued and accepted the notification and if the notification is canceled, I’ll subject contempt of courtroom discover to Punjab Chief Minister Usman Bazdar. The Lahore High Court suspended the Punjab authorities's notification and adjourned the listening to.