A two-day workshop on working of "Newly Merged Districts (NMD's) Courts: Challenges and Solutions" was held at Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Judicial Academy on 2nd and 3rd July, 2019. The workshop focused on challenges of judiciary in NMD's  and solution thereof. The workshop was conducted with the collaboration of Peshawar High Court Peshawar and UNDP.

Worthy Member Inspection Team (MIT), Peshawar High Court Peshawar, Mr. Muhammad Zubair Khan, Director General KP Judicial Academy, Mr. Muhammad Bashir, Dean Faculty Academy, Dr. Shakeel Azam Awan, Judicial officers of NMDs, Learned Judges of Anti-Terrorism Courts, Special Secretary Faineance Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Additional Inspector General Prisons KP, Col Rtd. Taj Sultan, Deputy Inspector General Special Branch, Qazi Jamilur Rehman, Military representative and Director Admin Prosecution Department KP, Mr. Bilal Mahiuddin participated.

            In the session regarding the Overview of Legal Problems, the  Jurisdictional issues, Trial of pending cases- question of retrospectivity, Incomplete record of pending cases retention by defunct regime, Incomplete record (challan forms, list of witnesses, bail order/bail bonds/recovery memo, seizure memo, site plan, warrants and proclamation notices, source reports), Pending cases/covering up defects, Investigation flaws, Absence of investigation wing and trained staff, Future Problems, Scrutiny of record by Prosecution and Non-Registration of FIR by Police and the possibility of absorption of customary practices in legal regime  and there aspects were deliberated upon.

         In the session, regarding the Legal-cum-Administrative Problems i.e. absence  of Naib Courts, summon/warrant cell for execution of processes in criminal case, Management of sub-jails by police, Production of under-trial prisoners, Maintenance of Record by Jail Authorities, Non-availability of accused in jail, Handing /taking over of files from defunct regime, Assumption of court jurisdiction by defunct regime and  Availability of notary publics, stamp vendors, petition writers, stamp papers, come under discussion.

Click here for all news clipping


Contact us

Zircon - This is a contributing Drupal Theme
Design by WeebPal.