No bill presented for enhancement of judges’ age by law ministry/ Federal Government

Islamabad, September 22, 2020 (PPI-OT): It is to clarify that the Ministry of Law and Justice/Federal Government has not introduced any Bill for the enhancement of age of judges of the Supreme Court from 65 to 68. An old Private Member Bill that is being considered by the Standing Committee on Law and Justice is an old Bill presented by Private Member and not by the Law Ministry/Federal Government. Ministry of Law and Justice/ Federal Government has never introduced any such Bill in the past and is not planning to present any such Bill now.

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