Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali to be Sworn in As New CJP Today

Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali will require oath while the 24th Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) in Islamabad on Thursday, succeeding Chief Justice Jawwad S. Khawaja. 

President Mamnoon Hussain will give the oath in a ceremony being presented at the Presidency.

Anwar Zaheer Jamali
Chief Justice Jawwad S Khawaja retires;Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali to take oath

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, national ministers, users of parliament, chiefs of military, attorneys along with other Supreme Court judges can attend the ceremony. Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali was created on 30 November 1951 in Hyderbad. He obtained his Bachelor s Level from 1973 from your same university and University of Sindh in 1971 along with the Bachelor s Degree in-law in Business. 

He is a judge of the Supreme Court of Pakistan since 3 August 2009. He also served as Acting Chief Election Commissioner of Pakistan from July 3, 2014 to December 4,2014, so that as Chief Justice of the Sindh High Court from 27 August 2008 to 2 August 2009. Justice Jamali was one of many judges who declined to get pledge that is new under the Provisional Constitutional Order No.1 of 2007.