Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

Friday, 27 September 2019 17:26

Seminar on Judiciary: Its role, problems and Prospects


A Seminar was held at Pakistan Study Centre, University of Peshawar, on Judiciary: Its role, problems and Prospects. Director Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam presided over the seminar. Syed Mudassir Shah Additional Session Judge was the keynote speaker. While highlighting various aspects of judiciary, he discussed in detail reasons responsible for delay in disposal of cases. He said that insufficient number of judges, role of lawyers, weak witnesses, interest of parties concerned, weak prosecution, role of stakeholders departments and police are responsible for the inordinate delay. The speaker responded to various questions asked by the participants.


leftThe University of Peshawar is a public sector university in the city of Peshawar, Pakistan. The university was established in October 1950 by Mr. Liaquat Ali Khan, the first Prime Minister of Pakistan as an offshoot of Islamia College Peshawar, which was founded in 1913.  read more