ISLAMABAD: All benches of the Supreme Court of Pakistan will hear cases from the next week as a judge’s roster of the week has been issued.
As per the roster the SC all eight benches will hear cases. Out of which six benches will be functional in Islamabad while the remaining two will be working in Karachi and Lahore.
The bench number one will be comprising Chief Justice Justice Gulzar Ahmed and Justice Aijaz Ul Hassan, Justice Musher Alam and Justice Yahya Khan Afridi included in the second bench.
Justice Umar Atta Bandial and Justice Qazi Muhammad Ameen are included in bench number three while the bench number is comprised of Qazi Faiz Essa and Justice Sardar Tariq.
Justice Mazhar Alam Mian Khail and Justice Ameen Uddin Khan are part of bench number five while Justice Sajjad Ali Shah and Justice Mazahair Ali Akbar Naqvi are included in the bench number six.
Lahore registry bench comprises Justice Manzoor Malik and Justice Mansoor Ali Shah while Justice Maqbool Baqir, Justice Faisal Arab and Justice Muneeb Akhtar are part of the Karachi registry bench number eight.
In the last two weeks, a lesser number of benches were formed in the wake of the coronavirus.