Timing for hearing of Review Petitions
The Judges, staff of the Peshawar High Court and District Judiciary are deeply saddened by the sudden demise of Mr. Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth, the Chief Justice, Peshawar High Court and find themselves short of words to express the colossal loss of the legal fraternity, particularly the judiciary of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, resulting from his departure. May his soul rest in eternal peace. He is survived by a widow and a daughter. May Almighty Allah grant them the fortitude and courage to bear this irreparable loss.
The national flag will fly half-mast in Peshawar High Court, its benches and district judiciary for three days to mark the occasion and pay homage to the departed soul.
Born on March 16, 1961, to a notable educated family, his father being a Judge, he received his education in Peshawar which included law graduation from Khyber Law College, Peshawar in 1985 and Post-graduation in Political Science from University of Peshawar the following year.
Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth started his career in law in 1985 as an advocate and worked his way up to his enrolment as an advocate of the Supreme Court in 2008. His diligence, legal acumen and good reputation won him elevation to the Peshawar High Court as an additional Judge. His performance as a Banking Judge, a Company Judge of the Peshawar High Court, also as a member of the Subordinate Judiciary Service Tribunal and finally as the Chief Justice of the Peshawar High Court remained remarkable. His contribution as the Chief Justice has been singular both in terms of judicial and administrative aspects of his responsibilities. Integrity, legal insight, courage and profound sense of justice were the hallmarks of his stint as a Judge. His judgments have been quoted even by the International Court of Justice.
His funeral prayers will be offered at 2: 30 pm on 13.11.2020 in Colonel Sher Khan Stadium, (Old Army Stadium), Peshawar.
Contact: Mr. Iftikhar Ahmad
Principal Officers of this Court and the District Judiciary express profound grief over the sad demise of Mother of Miss Sofia Waqar, Additional District & Sessions Judge. Condolence is offered to the bereaved family members and pray that Allah Almighty rest the departed soul in eternal peace and give them courage and patience to bear this irreparable loss with equanimity.
Condolences can be offered at Haroon Awan House, Mohalla Hayatullah, Faqirni Gate, Dera Ismail Khan.
Addl. Registrar (Admn)
Peshawar High Court, Peshawar.
Revised dates & Candidates list for hearing of Review Petitions
Peshawar: Honorable the Chief Justice of Peshawar High Court (PHC), Mr. Waqar Ahmad Seth inaugurated the second phase of the e-Kiosk self-service information system today. To enhance the accessibility of the information about cases fixed for hearing and to assuage the sufferings of the litigants and lawyers, Peshawar High Court has developed a self-service customized e-Kiosk. The first phase of e-Kiosk system was inaugurated on 15th November 2019 by the then Chief Justice of Pakistan, Mr. Justice Asif Saeed Khosa. With the establishment of two more e-Kiosk systems, the Peshawar High Court has surmounted one more step towards efficient delivery of service by automation. The eKiosk system has an in house developed App that is connected with the database of the CFMIS, a user-friendly interface allowing visitors to access the required information at their convenience. The Hon’ble Chief Justice, Peshawar High Court desired that the e-Kiosk system shall also be extended to all Peshawar High Court Benches and the Districts where the CFMIS system is already deployed. Besides, he directed that the orders should also be made available online.
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Peshawar: Mr. Justice Waqar Ahmed Seth, Hon’ble the Chief Justice, Peshawar High Court has launched the File Tracking System (FTS) in Peshawar High Court.
File Tracking System is a step in the direction of realizing the concept of a paperless office. The solution is a simulation of the movement of physical files in electronic form. The system will enable fast file movement, its retrieval, and track the location of the files swiftly within the organization.
The existing manual file work system, requiring greater human effort, is deficient on many counts. Peshawar High Court, realizing the importance of good office, management trained its staff in Office Management Procedure. While embarking on a journey to make offices paperless with no more piles of files, Peshawar High Court started the scanning off record of all the wings as a short-term measure. The e-File Tracking System (FTS), a web-based application, would enable officers and employees to maintain a consistent watch over the movement of various important files and receipts at different levels in the process of decision making. The system will bring transparency, visibility, in time check & balance and proper follow up procedures to official work.
The Peshawar High Court is committed to use the innovative technologies and convert the existing business processes of the High Court to digital form for better service delivery.
18th September 2020
Peshawar: Hon’ble the Chief Justice of Peshawar High Court (PHC), Mr. Waqar Ahmed Seth chaired the 4th meeting of the Provincial Justice Committee. The Committee, an apex provincial body is mandated to ensure effective administration, operation and development of a fair, impartial and inclusive rule of law and organizations to address provincial law, justice and security challenges within the province.
Earlier, the forum held extensive deliberations on 28th August, 2020, on the implementation of the committee’s past decisions including; nomination of the focal persons by the member departments, development of IT infrastructure, liaison of the Home and Tribal Affairs Department with the Human Rights cell of PHC, revamping of criminal justice system, mechanism for effective implementation of the Probation & Parole laws, co-ordination between prosecution & police, digitization of court record, procedure for appointment of law officers, and preparation of draft laws. The forum also deliberated infrastructure & human resource requirement of PHC and establishment of Provincial Office of Law and Justice Commission of Pakistan. The meeting was adjourned to 18th September, 2020.
In its meeting on 18th September 2020, the member departments held threadbare discussion on the department specific Agenda items.
Khawaja Wajih-ud-Din, the Registrar Peshawar High Court, gave a formal presentation on the need for enactment of Draft Judicial Service Act and other Justice Sector Legislation. He emphasized that Judicial Independence lies at the foundation of the Administration of Justice and it is shaped by the relations between the branches of the government.
It was agreed that the SOPs already circulated amongst the member departments shall be followed for future progress of the meetings of PJC. It was decided that the focal persons of all the departments shall meet after one month to discuss and deliberate upon the issues involved in the criminal justice system. The member departments further agreed that each department will fix a bench mark for its performance for the next year and will submit the progress in the upcoming meeting of PJC to be held on 18th December, 2020.
It was also decided that the courts will be established in the Sub Divisions of Khyber and South Waziristan as soon as the infrastructure is provided by the government. The forum also decided that the record of criminal cases should be digitized so as to maintain the record of criminals. It was further decided that the prosecution shall be associated with the investigation from the very inception of the criminal case.
In concluding remarks, the Chair thanked the participants for their constructive engagement and hoped that collective efforts would be made by the stakeholders to ensure an effective and service oriented justice system.
Peshawar High Court, Peshawar
PESHAWAR HIGH COURT
(14 August 2020)
Pakistan Independence Day Celebrations
A simple and graceful flag-hoisting ceremony was organized in the morning at the Peshawar High Court (PHC) Primrose Judicial Cottage Nathiagali today on August 14, 2020. Hon’ble the Chief Justice Peshawar High Court Mr. Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth hoisted the flag. Principal Officers and staff members of PHC attended the event. Keeping in view the pandemic situation in the country and to avoid the spread of CoronaVirus the ceremony was planned in a simple way and avoided the huge gathering. Hon’ble the Chief Justice wished Independence Day to all the citizens Pakistan. On this occasion special prayers were offered for the sovereignty of the country.
As part of plantation drive inaugurated earlier by Hon’ble the Chief Justice PHC on Aug 12, 2020, planted a sapling in the premises of Judicial Lodges. The Registrar Peshawar High Court also planted a sapling on the occasion.
Brother of Mr. Justice Wiqar Ahmad died. His nimaz Janaza Will be offered today i.e. 22/06/2020 at 10 PM in Majeedi Janazga, Gujar Garhi, Malakand Road Mardan.
For offering prayer:
House No.1 Street 2 Pohan Colony
Malakand road near Muqam Chowk
The Principal Officers of this Court and the District Judiciary express profound grief over the sad demise of Mr. Ziauddin Siddique District & Sessions Judge (Rtd.) father of Mr. Amjad Zia Siddique, District & Sessions Judge / Addl. Registrar D.l. Khan Bench. Condolence is offered to the bereaved family members and pray that Allah Almighty rest the departed soul in eternal peace and give them courage and patience to bear this irreparable loss with equanimity.
Condolences can be offered at Street No. M, Sabz Ali Town, back side of Peshawar Model School - 2 for boys, Warsak Road.
Peshawar High Court has taken strict action against the employees of its establishments and the district Judiciary who were getting benefits from Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP). Upon the receipt the list of the beneficiaries from the Govt: there were total (221) employees of the establishment of Peshawar High Court & its benches, District Judiciary, Anti-Terrorism Courts and Labour Courts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
PHC issued show cause notices to its (22) employees who are serving under its establishment for their act and omissions.
All the District & Sessions Judges of KP are also directed to proceed strict disciplinary actions against the employees of their establishments.
Dated 20th April 2020.
Hon’ble the Chief Justice Mr. Waqar Ahmed Seth personally inspected the precautionary arrangements carried out at Peshawar High Court Peshawar Principal Seat at Peshawar. He expressed his satisfaction over the arrangements and expressed his expectation that these steps would ensure to curtail the outbreak of Corona (Covid-19). A meticulous precautionary regime has been set in place in the premises of Peshawar High Court Peshawar. That includes disinfectants sprayed through mist fans on all visitors, staff and officers. At numerous locations facilities to wash hands with soap and sanitizers is provided. Their temperature is gauged through thermal guns and persons showing symptoms of flu, cough, fever and the like are shifted to the Basic Health Unit situated within the High Court Premises. The Doctors of the Basic Health Unit further examine the suspects and take necessary action as per protocol prescribed for (Covid-19) patients. Masks and gloves are provided to all the visitors free of cost. Seating arrangements in the lawn is carried out while keeping stock of the guidelines of the social distancing. Through central sound system the visitors, staff and officers are preached to follow the precautionary protocols of maintaining social distancing and the like. Central Control Room is keeping a keen eye on observance of those guidelines. The cited instructions and standard procedure are being followed by the Benches and District Judiciary.
Hon’ble the Chief Justice of Peshawar High Court, Peshawar Mr. Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth and Hon’be Judges of this Court have expressed deep sorrow and grieve over the sad demise of Mr. Justice Tariq Parvez, Hon’ble former Judge of Supreme Court of Pakistan and former Chief Justice of Peshawar High Court. They have extended their heartfelt condolence and sincere sympathy to the member of bereaved family of the departed soul. They prayed to almighty Allah to shower his blessing upon the departed soul and give patience to bereaved family members to bear this irreparable loss with equanimity (Ameen).
Hon’ble Mr. Justice (R) Tariq Parvez, Former Chief Justice of Peshawar High Court has been passed away.
His Namaz-e-Janaza will be offered today i.e. 18/04/2020 at 2:00 P.M. at H# 246, St#17, Allah Chowk, New Shami Road, near Garrison Park, Peshawar.
Mr. Hassan Tariq (son)
PESHAWAR HIGH COURT
April 15, 2020
Hon’ble the Chief Justice of Peshawar High Court, Peshawar Mr. Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth and Hon’be Judges of this Court have expressed deep sorrow and grieve over the sad demise of Mr. Justice Muhammad Bashir Jehangiri Hon’ble former Chief Justice of Pakistan and former Judge Peshawar High Court. They have extended their heartfelt condolence and sincere sympathy to the member of bereaved family of the departed soul. They prayed to almighty Allah to shower his blessing upon the departed soul and give patience to bereaved family members to bear this irreparable loss with equanimity (Ameen).
Hon’ble Mr. Justice (R) Muhammad Bashir Jehangiri, Former Chief Justice of Pakistan and Former Judge of Peshawar High Court has been passed away today i.e. 15/04/2020.
His Namaz-e-Janaza will be offered today i.e. 15/04/2020 at 9:00 P.M. at House No. 601-A, Mohallah Banda Lal Khan, Mansehra.
Son Ehsan Ullah Bashir
The Peshawar high court is vigorously taking on the initiatives to cope with COVID-19 pandemic. The bail petitions of the prisoners have been taken on the priority basis. In previous week duty single benches of honorable PeshawarHigh Court had disposed of one hundred and twenty six (126) cases. At district level the duty judges have performed their duties and during special visits to jails have released two hundred and twenty two( 222) prisoners involved in petty nature cases.
During the week,Honorable the administrative judges prisonshave visited the Jails ofMardan Peshawar,Swabi, and Nowshera and overall 33 prisoners were released on spot. The honorable judges took serious notice of the congestion of prisoners in District jail Nowshera &Swabi and issued the directions to authorities concerned to take all necessary steps for decongestion of prisoners.They have also inspected the hygiene conditions of the Jails and the directions were issued for cleanliness, segregation of incoming prisoners, as perthe protocol of COVID-19 precautions.
The Peshawar High Court vide letter dated 29th February 2020 had issued directions with regard to precautions on coronavirus which included abstinence of hand shake,“GHARAS”. The biometric attendance of the staff was immediately stopped. Besides they were directed to ensure strict and regular cleanliness of the Court premises. It was also advised that any official showing symptoms of the disease must be taken to the hospital immediately.
In order to avoid attendance of under trial prisoners, the Peshawar High Court vide letter dated 17th of March 2020 issued directives to all the district and sessions judges that a magistrate may be deputed for daily jail visit in connection with the matters falling under section 344 Cr.P.C 1898.
On the administrative side, a cell headed by Registrar has been established in the Peshawar High Court to monitor the situation. The Cell convened the Zoom conference meeting with all the District & Sessions Judges on 20th March 2020 to sensitize the judges on the precautions of COVID-19 pandemic. For expert opinion and guidance doctors of Basic Health Unit of Peshawar High Court also participated in the meeting and shared their views regarding necessary precautionary measures. The district judges were directed to ensure screening visitors in the Court premises on regular basis byprocuring thermal guns and to establish quarantine centers in collaboration with the district administration.Regarding the disposal of day to day judicial business of the Courts, the judges were directed to avoid dismissal of cases in default. The district judges were also directed to provide sanitizers, masks, gloves to judicial officers as well as to ministerial staff of the Courts.
For safety of the officers and staff working at the Peshawar Court, Peshawar and its benchessanitizers, masks, gloves are provided to all the principal officers and sanitizers were also placed at corridors for the use of ministerial staff. A quarantine center is established in the BHU Peshawar High Court to coup with the emergency situations. The regular screening of visitors is carried out through thermal guns to gauge their temperatures. All the employees of the PHC were directed to adopt safe work practices and for education of staff and litigants panaflexes bearing protective measures are displayed inside the Court at different points. Vide order dated 24th March 2020 the PHC had directed that staff aged 50 years and above, diabetic, cardiac patients and female shall avail vacations till further orders.
The principal officers and staff recited the Holy Quran for blessings of the Almighty Allah to shield against this pandemic. Video conference presided by honorable the Chief Justice offered special “DUA” for the country and people of Pakistan. In a message to district judiciary, Honorable the Chief Justice applauded the district judiciary for taking timely precautionary measures and thanked Allah as yet no case of COVID-19 has been reported from the district judiciary. He, however, pressed upon to observe the safety measures strictly and to fight this pandemic in a befitting manner especially after conclusion of public holidays.
The principal officers at Peshawar High Court and the judicial officers of district judiciary have donated five days salaries for aid of poor daily wager who are badly affected due to present lockdown situation. Similarly the ministerial staff of the Peshawar High Court as well as of district judiciary have donated one day salary for the same purpose.
Hon’ble administrative Judges of Peshawar High Court Mr. Justice Rooh Ul Amin and Mr. Justice Ishtiaq Ibrahim paid detailed visit to Central Jail Mardan, Swabi and Nowshera in connection with emerging situation created by COVID-19 pandemic and in order to safeguard the basic rights of inmates in current circumstances. The District & Sessions Judges concerned, Judicial magistrates and Addl; inspector General (Prison) accompanied. Statistics of the all three prisons are:
Current number of Inmates
Central Jail Mardan
District Jail Nowshehra
District Jail Swabi
Hon’ble Judges showed their serious concerns over the overcrowding of prisoners and directed the authorities concerned take all necessary steps on war footings to resolve the issue and also to expedite all construction works of prisons on top priority.
The newly established quarantine barracks were inspected where the new inmates are being kept under observation for a specific period keeping in view the SOP’s and protocols formulated for COVID-19 precautions.
All Barrack including Juvenile prisoners were visited and interviewed each of them. As many as 18 numbers of prisoners were released on the spot through the camp court. Similarly more than 20 cases of under trial prisoners were put on fast track for expeditious disposal by different competent courts of jurisdiction. Their complaints/applications were noted down and received. The District & Sessions Judges concerned were handed over all the complaints/applications with strict directions for expeditious disposal in accordance with law and procedure. Directions were also issued regarding consideration of the releases of prisoners either on probation or any other mode as per law and procedure, in order to lessen the congestion of prisoners in the District Jails.
Overall hygienic condition of the Jail premises was also inspected and certain areas of improvements were identified and directions were passed in this regards. It was also directed that living condition of the prisoners could be improved by frequent cleanliness and regular spray of disinfection medicines etc. The cleanliness inside the Jail Barrack should be vigorously taken care of especially in view of imminent threat of spread of COVID-19 pandemic.
Peshawar high Court
Mr.Justice Rooh Ul Amin & Mr.Justice Ishtiaq Ibrahim Hon’ble Judges Peshawar High Court as Administrative Judges for Prisons KP has been passed the following directions:-
PESHAWAR HIGH COURT
(10 March 2020)
Mr. Justice Waqar Ahmed Seth, Honorable the Chief Justice, Peshawar High Court, recognizing the significance of research as a prerequisite to image-building and advancement of an institution, inaugurated Research Centre at Peshawar High Court. Besides studying and analyzing case laws of national jurisdiction, it will also prepare updates of case law from foreign/international jurisdictions.
The IT Wing of the Peshawar High in coordination with the Cell will work for developing maintaining and improving the database regularly.
At present the Cell comprises a Senior Research and Reference Officer (Senior Civil Judge), a Research and Reference Officer (Civil Judge) and four Judicial Assistants.
In future District & Sessions, Judge will head the center. He will also be assisted in the performance of his duties by an Additional District & Sessions Judge, a Senior Civil Judge, a civil Judge, and judicial assistants. Apart from that, the officers of the establishment of the Peshawar High Court will also serve in the cell as Director Research, Senior Research & Reference Officer and Research & Reference Officer. The Judicial officer’s experience in the research would support their legal capacity and career progression.
The Principal Officers of this Court and the District Judiciary express profound grief over the sad demise of father of Syed Ubaid Ullah Shah District and Session Judge/Judge ATC Swat. Condolence is offered to the bereaved family and pray that Allah Almighty rest the departed soul in eternal peace and give them courage and patience to bear the irreparable loss with equanimity.
Namaz-e-Janaza will be offered today, i.e. 25-01-2020 at 11:00 A.M in Village Piran Kandi Sorizai, District Peshawar.
Peshawar High Court
Father of Mr. Justice Qaiser Rashid Khan, Hon'ble Senior Puisne Judge of this Court, has passed away. His funeral prayer will be offered today on 07th Jan 2020 at 04 : 15 PM at Village Thana, District Malakand.
Muhammad Zeb Khan
PSO to HCJ
Mother of Mr. Aamer Nazir Bhatti, District & Sessions Judge/ Judge Banking
Court Abbottabad and widow of Justice Nazir Ahmed Bhatti has passed away. Her Nimaze-e-Jinaza will be offered at
10 : 00 AM on 25-09-2019 at Neelay Pair Abbottabad
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UNIT POLICY 2018
The Peshawar High Court has declared the Judicial Year starting from September, 2019 as Performance Year. Its first evaluation would be carried out after the end of the first quarter. In due course, Incentive & Reward will also be fixed. The DPEP has been replaced by the Unit Policy.
Mother of Justice Ijaz Anwar, Hon'ble Judge of this Court, has passed away. Her funeral prayer will be offered today on 13 of September 2019 at 4:00 pm at village Kaga Wala, near Syphon Chowk, Kohat Road, Peshawar.
Muhammad Zeb Khan
PSO to HCJ
List of eligible Candidates with Roll No. & Examination Centre for test of various vacant Posts at Peshawar High Court, Peshawar
Candidates who applied and their name is not included in the list have been counted as ineligible.
OATH TAKING CEREMONY
Four Additional Judges of Peshawar High Court took oath of their offices. The oath was administered by Mr. Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth Hon’ble the Chief Justice Peshawar High Court. The ceremony was attended by the Hon’ble Judges of Peshawar High Court, Principal Officers and distinguished lawyers including President Peshawar iHi
High Court Bar Association and Advocate General KP. Amongst the Hon’ble Judges who took oath were Mr. Justice Wiqar Ahmad who has remained Additional Advocate General, Mr. Justice Muhammad Naeem Anwar hailing from Mansehra, Mr. Justice Ahmad Ali practiced law at D.I. Khan and Mr. Justice Sahibzada Asadullah belonging to District Swabi and was practicing at Peshawar.
Principal Staff Officer
Peshawar High Court has taken the lead by initiating a cleanliness drive stretched over a week. The campaign was inaugurated by Hon’ble the Chief Justice Mr. Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth. At the occasion he said that it is our religious obligation to ensure neat & clean environmental friendly places. The ceremony was attended amongst others by the President Peshawar High Court Bar Association. Khawaja Wajih Ud Din, Registrar Peshawar High Court at the occasion apprised the audience that the cleanliness week shall be observed by District Judiciary in addition to Peshawar High Court and necessary instructions have been passed on to the District & Sessions Judges throughout Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in this regard.
Principal Staff Officer
PESHAWAR HIGH COURT STARTED PLANTATION DRIVE BY PLANTING TREES AT PESHAWAR HIGH COURT BY HON’BLE THE CHIEF JUSTICE AND HON’BLE JUDGES ON 16TH AUG , 2019
Hon’ble the Chief Justice Peshawar High Court Mr. Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth inaugurated plantation drive by planting a sapling on Friday August, 16 2019 in the premises of Peshawar High Court. All Hon’ble Judges of Peshawar High Court, Presidents of High Court & District Bar Associations alongwith all the principal officers of PHC participated in the plantation drive.
The objective of the plantation drive is to raise public awareness on environmental pollution. Hon’ble the Chief Justice in his message said that tree plantation is essential to cope with environment challenges, address raising temperature and incessant weather patterns in the country.
His lordship said that plantation of trees would ensure healthy and clean environment to coming generations. Hon’ble the Chief Justice also directed all the District & Sessions Judges/ Additional Registrars of the Benches and Presidents of the Bar Associations to plant at least 100 evergreen saplings in each Court premises.
FLAG HOISTING CEREMONY TOOK PLACE IN PESHAWAR HIGH COURT
Peshawar: AUGUST 14, 2019;
Hon’ble the Chief Justice Peshawar High Court Mr. Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth hoisted the Flag on the occasion of independence day on August 14, 2019 at Peshawar High Court. The Flag hoisting ceremony was arranged in a simple and dignified manners in principal seat of Peshawar high Court where, Hon’ble siting & former Judges, Advocate General & Deputy Attorney General, Representatives of Bar Associations, Principal Officers & staff members of Peshawar high Court, participated & assembled at 8:45 AM in the outer front main premises of Peshawar High Court followed by a pause at 08:58 AM Flag hoisting at 09:00 AM. Hon’ble the Chief Justice wished the independence day to all the citizens of Country and in his massage quoted the words of Qaid-E-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinah that:
“My message to you all is of hope, courage and confidence. Let us
mobilize all our resources in a systematic and organized way and
tackle the grave issues that confront us with grim determination and
discipline worthy of a great Nation.”
The Father of Mr. Azhar Khan, District & Sessions Judge has passed away. His namaz-e-janaza has been offered today. For Dua address House no 2, street no.1, sector H2, Phase-II near turangzai market Peshawar.
Hon’ble the Chief Justice extends Eid-ul-Azha Greetings to all the officers and staff of Peshawar High Court, its Benches and the District Judiciary of the Province. Hon’ble the Chief Justice has further desired that they may celebrate Eid with the usual fervor and zeal with their families than bothering themselves for Eid Greetings with his lordship at his residence.
Hon’ble the Chief Justice extends Eid-ul-Fitr Greetings to all the officers and staff of Peshawar High Court, its Benches and the District Judiciary of the Province. Hon’ble the Chief Justice has further desired that they may celebrate Eid with the usual fervor and zeal with their families than bothering themselves for Eid Greetings with his lordship at his residence.
All the newly appointed Civil Judges are requested to make sure to attend the MS Office of Police & Services Hospital for medical checkup by 29th May, 2019 at 09 : 00 AM
The Mother-in-Law of Justice (R) Qalandar Ali Khan has passed away. Her namaz-e-janaza will be offered at Tordher, Swabi on 4:00 pm today (15th May, 2019).
Mr. Faheem Afzal Khan, Additional District & Sessions Judge Haripur passed away...
Peshawar High Court makes history.
Inauguration of first ever child Court of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Saturday 16th March, 2019
I am directed to say that in the wake of security situation the use of official registration number may be discontinued till further orders, please.
Peshawar High Court
The brother of Mr. Tilla Muhammad learned Senior Civil Judge(Admin) Swat namely Mr. Tufail has been passed away. Janaza would be offered on 16.11.2018 at 11:00 am in his native village Momen Khan Kaly Jalala District Mardan.
Newly appointed Additional District & Sessions Judges are required to report for Medical Examination on 12.11.2018 at 8:30am at Peshawar High Court, Peshawar
Candidates eligible for interview shall have to appear for interview at 10 : 00 AM at Peshawar High Court, Peshawar on 10th November, 2018.
Justice (R) Javaid Nawaz Gandapur has been Passed away. His nemaz-e-Janaza will be offered at Zarghoni Masjid Hayatabad at 4:00 PM Today i.e., 12/10/2018. Dua at: Sector I, H# 18 Street 1 Phase II hayatabad, Peshawar.
|Instructions for Additional District & Sessions Judges Written Exam, 2018|
|1||Reporting time at High Court will be 8:00 AM. for the purpose of Registration etc. and paper will commence at 9:00 AM. No admission to the hall shall be allowed thereafter.|
|2||No candidate shall be admitted without Bar Council Membership Card and Original CNIC.|
|3||Keeping Mobile Phone in the examination hall would lead to disqualification/cancellation.|
|4||Keeping/Using any material that is not provided by Examiner would lead to disqualification/cancellation.|
|Eligible candidates for written Examination|
|1||1123||Khalid Hussain||Hussain Bahadur||17301-8917049-5|
|2||5041||Muhammad Zareed||Gul Zaman||13101-0990215-1|
|3||5011||Abdul Waheed||Haider Zaman||13302-8852222-9|
|5||2026||Murad Akmal||Bakht Munir||15602-0603994-7|
|6||1135||Azhar Rahim||Abdul Rahim Khan||16101-5294026-3|
|7||1127||Asfandyar Yousafzai||Tariq Yousafzai||16101-3919023-9|
|8||2087||Aftab Rahim Khan||Abdur Rahim||15201-0571422-1|
|9||1120||Ishfaq Ahmed||Bahader Sher||16101-1279489-1|
|10||1059||Syed Parvez||Behramand Syed||17301-5817607-7|
|11||1157||Shah Wali Khan||Muhammad Yaqub Khan||16101-0942995|
|12||1125||Muhammad Shafiq||Noor Akbar||16101-1199642-1|
|13||3011||Muhammad Sajid||Haji Muhammad Bakhsh||12103-1489499-9|
|14||2018||Fazal Amin||Sher Ali Khan||15602-0474818-1|
|15||1042||Aman Ullah Khan||Muhammad Haleem Shah||11201-0353246-3|
|16||5068||Asim Mumtaz||Muhammad Mumtaz||13503-2881857-9|
|17||5056||Muhammad Javed||Muhammad Ayub||13503-0600673-1|
|18||2001||Bi Bi Amina||Bashirullah||15401-3376422-4|
|19||1039||Azmat Ullah||Taseer Ghulam||17301-5568294-9|
|20||1011||Shah Faisal||Awal Khan||17101-5281846-7|
|21||5023||Hashmat Jehangir||Jehangir Khan||13101-5118487-1|
|22||2042||Sardar Muhammad Arif Tajik||Sardar Abdul Hakeem Tajik||15302-0988494-5|
|23||1182||Shehzad Akhunzada||Khan Muhammad||16202-1761615-7|
|24||1160||Samad Khan||Hakam Khan||16101-1115263-5|
|25||1055||Dauran Shah||Syed Munawwar Shah||17101-4204195-1|
|26||1054||Jehangir Khan||Muhammad Zaman||17301-14040097-7|
|27||1002||Sawar Khan||Qurban Ali||17301-2625806-5|
|29||5064||Nazir Khan||Faridoon Khan||13101-0998501-1|
|30||5014||Bakhtiar Ahmad Awan||Allah Ditta Awan||13101-9801617-9|
|32||1035||Salman Fayyaz||Fayyaz Ahmad||17301-5026731-1|
|33||5008||Shahid Khan||Sher Afzal Khan||13302-0349321-9|
|34||3017||Ilyas Ahmad||Hafiz Rabnawaz||12102-2144797-1|
|35||2073||Ahmad Jamil||Saad Yousaf||15701-6833824-7|
|36||2070||Sarfaraz Khan||Nowroz Khan||15302-9267069-7|
|37||2017||Amjad Hussain||Muhammad Raziq||15602-0504950-3|
|38||1088||Manzoor Alam Khan||Ghulam Hussain||17301-1660712-7|
|39||1052||Asif Ali Shah||Feroz Shah||17101-5438364-3|
|40||1046||Muhammad Ziaullah Khan||Attaullah Khan||17301-9267171-9|
|42||1029||Mohib Jan||Saeed Jan||42401-9189980-1|
|43||5059||Muhammad Usman Ali||Malik Muhammad Parvaiz||13101-7250361-7|
|45||5038||Muhammad Tahir Afzal||Sher Afzal Khan||13101-6472151-3|
|46||4013||Irfan Ullah||Inayat Ullah Khan||11201-1559232-3|
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The Father of Mr. Sohail Sheraz Noor Sani, District & Sessions Judge/Dean Faculty, KP Judicial Academy is passed away. His namaz-e-janaza will be offered at BHQ Masjid, Charsadda on 3:00pm today.
Mother of Hon'ble Justice Rooh ul Amin, Judge Peshawar High Court passed away. Her Namaz e Jinaza will be offered on Sunday 30.9.2018 at 02 : 00 PM at Mohalla Yasin Khel Chamkani, Peshawar.
Press Note Clarification
In pursuance of decision of Administration Committee, following Judicial Officers of KPK Judiciary are removed from the service with immediate effect;
Name of Judicial Officer
Mr. Aurangzeb Khan
Additional District & Sessions Judge
Removed from service
Mr. Naeem Iqbal
Additional District & Sessions Judge
Removed from service
Ms. Saima Irfan
Removed from service
Removed from service
Mr. Johar Ijaz Ali Shah
Resignation accepted w.e.f.15.8.2018
The Administrative Committee of the Peshawar High Court, Peshawar, in its meeting has decided to accept joint Wakalatnamas of candidates applying for the post of Additional District and Sessions Judge subject to their verification by the office of the District Courts.
The Administrative Committee of the Peshawar High Court, Peshawar, in its meeting held on 8th September, 2017 has decided to accept joint Wakalatnamas of candidates applying for the post of Additional District and Sessions Judge subject to their verification by the office of the District Courts.
Applications are invited for filling 09 vacant posts of Additional District & Sessions Judge/ Izafi Zilla Qazi (BPS-20), from the citizens of Pakistan, who hold bonafide domiciles of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Fata. The applications on prescribed form available on Peshawar High Court website must reach the office of the Registrar Peshawar High Court, Peshawar by August 31st 2017.
Subject: CONSTRUCTION OF BACHELOR HOSTEL FOR JUDICIAL OFFICERS IN 08 DISTRICT ADP NO 710/16058
Peshawar High Court is required to provide requirements to facilitate designing and cost estimation of the captioned projects by the C&W Department. Therefore, in house consultation was made and following requirements were firmed up:-
i. The proposed Bachelor Hostel shall be double story having 04 independent suits and feasible for vertical and horizontal extension in future
ii. Each suit shall comprised of two beds, drawing/ lounge and a kitchen
iii. The Lounge/ drawing should be adjacent with one of the beds and Kitchen
iv. The Kitchen may have balcony and capacity of accommodating the washing machine
v. There should be separate office, rooms, kitchen, pantry for supporting staff and drivers in the building
vi. The hostel shall have a room for installation of Gym’s equipment
vii. Provision for development of lawn/ open area and car parking shall be made in the design
However, his Lordship Honourable the Chief Justice has directed to consult the Judicial Officers in field and get feedback within 24 hours.
All the District & Sessions Judges/ Acting District & Sessions Judges are requested to provide their valuable input in due consultation with the Judicial Officers.
In pursuance of decision of Administration Committee held on 05/4/2017, Fourteen Judicial Officers of KPK Judiciary are being proceeded against under Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Government Servant ( Efficiency & Discipline) Rules 2011. Their services have been under suspension and they have been served with Show Cause Notices.
RECORD NOTE OF VISIT OF LEARNE DADVOCATE GENERAL,CHAIRMAN AND MEMBERS KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA BAR COUNCIL AND PRESIDENTS OF DISTRICT BAR ASSOCIATIONS AND TEHSIL BAR ASSOCIATIONIN THE PROVINCE DATED 05.01.2017 TO MR.JUSTICE YAHYA AFRIDI,HON'BLE THE CHIEF JUSTICE.