ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Thursday has clarified that there is going to be no judicial National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) or martial law.
During hearing of a case regarding deputation of CDA officers, CJP remarked that the country will be continued to run as per constitution and democracy.
Earlier, Sheikh Rashid had asked CJP Mian Saqib Nisar to impose ‘judicial martial law’ for three months. He also announced that no interim PM will be accepted without consulting Imran Khan.
“Elections are being organized in chaotic atmosphere. If a controversial figure is selected for the post of interim premiership, stakeholders will lose faith in general polls 2018”, he asserted.
Afterwards, Mian Saqib Nisar had said that that there is no place of judicial martial law in the Constitution. He said country’s fate changes with the capable leaders. It is necessary for judges to provide justice equally, he added.
He said, “Freedom is a blessing and we are lucky by the grace of Almighty Allah that we have an independent land. We should respect our motherland more than our mothers.”
Mian Saqib Nisar said only standard and quality leadership can protect country’s independence.