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SC DISPOSED OF 422 CASES IN A WEEK

Dated: 17-May-2013

The Supreme Court of Pakistan has disposed of 422 cases whereas 308 new cases have been instituted during the period from Saturday 11th May 2013 to Friday 17th May 2013. The backlog remains 19158.
 
The backlog in the apex Court on 11th May 2013 was 19272 cases. As 308 new cases were instituted during the period from Saturday 11th May 2013 to Friday 17th May 2013, the progressive total of pending cases on 17th May 2013 came to 19580 cases. Out of these, 422 cases were disposed of during the period from Monday 13th May 2013 to Friday 17th May 2013. The backlog on 17th May 2013 remains 19158 cases.
 
The Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry constituted various Benches at the principal seat, Islamabad and at Branch Registries Lahore and Karachi to expedite the case hearings and clear the backlog
 
The Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan and the Hon’ble Judges of Supreme Court remained committed to accelerate disposal of the cases and diminish the backlog. The Hon’ble Judges continued to hear the cases with the aim to minimize the backlog and provide relief to the litigants.

 
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