Model courts start functioning in Capital


RAWALPINDI: Model Criminal Trial Courts (MCTCs) has started functioning for the speedy dispensation of justice. Initially, 15 murder and 20 narcotics cases have been referred to the MCTCs in Rawalpindi.

All the cases will be dealt with the consent of both the parties and trail will be decided within three days.

Secretary District Bar Association Rawalpindi Shahzad Mir has appreciated the efforts of District and Session Judge Rawalpindi Rana Masood Akhtar, as well as District and Sessions, judge Sohail Nasir Islamabad who was appointed DG.

Earlier, a delegation of District Bar Association Rawalpindi President Suhail Tanvir, District Bar Association Secretary General Shahzad Mir, and senior lawyers Bashrat Ullah Khan, Sajjad Bhati, Malik Jawad Khalid met with the District and Session Judge Rawalpindi Rana Masood Akhtar and discussed Trail Courts in length.