Pak Affairs

Lawyers, civil society gathers around deposed CJ’s house

ISLAMABAD: Dozens of political party workers and lawyers gathered around the residence of Pakistan’s deposed chief justice Iftikhar Chaudhry after newly elected Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gillani told Parliament he will order immediate release of the detained judges.

Members of the civil society and political activists were chanting “go Musharraf go” and slogans against Attorney General Malik Muhammad Qayum and the present Chief Justice, Abdul Hamid Dogar when Justice iftikhar Muhammad chaudhry appeared in the balcony of his house.

Some of people also entered lawn in front of the house the where the riot police stood by. Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry acknowledged the welcoming slogans of the people by waving his hands.-SANA

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