Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Mian Saqib Nisar expressed anger and at an additional district and sessions court judge on Thursday.
Chief Justice makes a surprise visit to Larkana sessions court
During a surprise visit to the sessions court in Larkana, Justice Nisar expressed anger after he spotted the mobile phone of Judge Shyam Lal on his desk during a hearing.
The Chief Justice quickly picked up his phone and threw it on his desk warning Judge Lal to keep his phone in his room during hearings. He also ordered his immediate transfer.
Justice Nisar also questioned the judge regarding the case that was being heard. However, Judge Lal failed to provide satisfactory answers angering the chief justice.
Ordering his immediate transfer, the chief justice remarked, “We cannot compromise on judicial respect.”
Justice Nisar was accompanied by Sindh High Court Chief Justice Ahmed Ali Shaikh during the visit.
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