Altaf Hamid Rao,
MIRPUR (AJK): Senior Most Judge of AJK Supreme Court Justice Raja Saeed Akram Khan Monday took oath of office as Acting Chief Justice of the apex court of Azad Jammu & Kashmir in a simple but impressive ceremony held in the Supreme Court building in the State’s capital town on Monday, official sources said.
Senior Judge of the Supreme Court of AJK Justice Ghulam Mustafa Mughal administered oath to Justice Raja Saeed Akram Khan as the acting Chief Justice of AJ&K, the AJK Supreme court sources said.
Justice Raja Saeed Akram Khan will perform as acting Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of AJK in the absence of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Azad Jammu Kashmir Justice Chaudhry Muhammad Ibrahim Zia who has gone United Kingdom on a visit for a couple of weeks.
Officials of superior and subordinate judiciary including judges of the Supreme and High Courts of AJK, senior officials of the AJK government, legal fraternity from various parts of AJK and other dignitaries from various segments of civil society attended the ceremony.
Senior official of the law department of AJK government earlier read the official notification about the appointment of Justice Raja Saeed Akram Khan as the acting Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of AJ&K.