Parliamentary committee extends services of 2 judges


The Parliamentary Committee for the appointment of judges ratified decisions of the Supreme Judicial Council and extended the service tenure of two judges of the apex judiciary on Monday. A meeting of the parliamentary committee was held at the Parliament House. Chairman of the committee Senator Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haidri presided over the meeting. Other members of committee included Barrister Aitzaz Ahsan, Chaudhary Shujaat Hussain, Ishaq Dar, Khawaja Asif and Sardar Mehtab Abbasi. The committee gave a six-month extension to the services of Justice Noor-ul-Haq Qureshi of the Islamabad High Court.