Musharraf signs notification to restore deposed judges

August 6th, 2008 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS  

A file-photo of Pervez Musharraf
Islamabad, Aug 6 (Xinhua) Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf Wednesday signed a notification to restore eight judges who were sacked last year, TV channel Dawn News reported. The law ministry will issue a formal notification to reinstate judges of Sindh High Court (SHC) shortly, said the TV.

Musharraf also approved the appointment of Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali as the new Chief Justice of SHC, the report added.

The restoration of judges came under discussion at the decisive meeting between top leaders of Pakistan Peoples Party and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz at the Zardari House here.

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