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Justice sabihuddin agrees on his appointment in SC

KARACHI: The deposed Chief Justice of Sindh High Court, Justice Sabihuddin has accepted the re-appointment offer as a judge in the Supreme Court. Talking to Geo News here on Thursday, Justice Sabihuddin said he will accept the government’s offer of re-appointment in Supreme Court, adding his re-appointment will be under the law and and constitution.

He further said Secretary Law could apprise regarding notification of his re-appointment in the Supreme Court. Meanwhile, sources said government had contacted Justice Sabihuddin regarding his re-appointment and the notification in this connection is likely to be issued today.

Profile of Justice Sabihuddin Ahmad
Justice Sabihuddin Ahmad was born in 1949 at Hyderabad (Sindh) earlier education in different parts of the country did M.A. Punjab University 1969 and LL.B. from Karachi University in life participated in several inter-collegiate debates and editate collage Magazine at Government Degree College Sukkur, Government College Lahore and S.M. Law College Karachi, Entered legal profession in 1972 in the chamber of Mr. Khalid M. Ishaque, a leading Advocate in Karachi.

Practiced at the bar for 23 years and appeared before the Supreme Court Courts in important civil and constitutional matters. Founder member of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan and its Vice President (1987 – 1990). Participated in several International Conferences on Human Rights and allied issues. Contributed several articles to Newspapers and periodicals on constitutional Human Rights Issues.

Elevated to the bench of the Sindh High Court on 11.1.1997. Participated in several International Judicial Conferences. Elected member of the International Advisory council of the International Centre for Promotion of Human Rights (Interights) and steering committee of the South Asia Forum legal education on gender issues. Member of Board of Trustee of Aga Khan and Board of Governor Hamdard University. Honourable Chief Justice Mr. Justice Sabihuddin Ahmed Justice of the Sindh High Court since 28-4-2000, appointed as Chief Justice of Sindh High Court Karachi and took oath of office on 05-4-2005.

Input from High Court of Sindh karachi

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