CJ approves distribution of remand, criminals cases

GILGIT: Chief Justice of the Chief Court Gilgit Baltistan, Justice Wazir Shakeel Ahmed has accorded approval of distribution of criminals cases and remand of accused in police stations in sub division Gilgit among civil judges and judicial magistrates for provision of inexpensive and speedy justice to litigants.

Registrar Chief Court Ahmed Jan with approval of Chief Justice has issued a notification in this connection.

As per the notification, police station airport, Karakuram International University was assigned to civil judge/judicial magistrate Gilgit, police stations Baseen and Jotiyal to civil judge/judicial magistrate 1 Gilgit, police station women Gilgit to civil judge/judicial magistrate II Gilgit and police stations City and Nomal to civil judge/judicial magistrate III Gilgit.

The SHOs will now present the accused charged in all criminal cases and seeking remands of accused under the prescribed formula would be produced in the above courts for provision of speedy and inexpensive justice to litigants.