Sharif-Zardari agree to reinstate deposed judges

March 9th, 2008 - 6:17 pm ICT by admin  

A file-photo of Nawaz Sharif

Murree (Pakistan), March 9 (IANS) Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Asif Ali Zardari have agreed to reinstate the deposed judges through the newly elected parliament, Geo TV reported Sunday. According to a report on channel’s website, a resolution will be passed in parliament for the reinstatement of the deposed judges of the Supreme Court and the high courts.

The agreement was reached at a meeting between PPP co-chairman Zardari and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Sharif.

Both leaders are expected to address a joint press conference later Sunday.

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