PESHAWAR: Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shah Farman administered the oath to Justice Qaiser Rashid Khan as Chief Justice of the Peshawar Excessive Courtroom (PHC) at Governor Home on Saturday.
Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan, Provincial Ministers Taimur Saleem Jhagra, Qalandar Lodhi, Sultan Muhammad Khan, Info and Greater Training Advisor Kamran Bangash, Chief Secretary Dr Kazim Niaz, and Inspector Common of Police Dr Sanaullah Abbasi had been additionally current on the event.
Qaiser Rashid Khan would be the thirty first Chief Justice of the Peshawar Excessive Courtroom after the sudden loss of life of Chief Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth.
Learn extra: PHC Chief Justice Waqar Ahmed Seth succumbs to coronavirus
After Seth’s loss of life, Khan was appointed as performing Chief Justice of the Peshawar Excessive Courtroom on November 13.
The President of Pakistan has accepted his appointment as Chief Justice with the approval of the Judicial Fee of Pakistan.
Concerning the new PHC chief justice
Qaiser Rashid Khan was born on March 31, 1961 in Malakand district.
He obtained his early training from Cadet Faculty Kohat, Islamia Faculty Peshawar after which from Khyber Regulation Faculty in 1984 with a legislation diploma.
In the identical 12 months, he began his observe as an advocate within the Decrease Courts.
Throughout this time, he continued his training and did his MA in Political Science and Journalism from the College of Peshawar.
In his 37-year profession, he has labored on necessary positions in several districts of the province.
He has held the posts of Inspection Decide, Incharge Decide Peshawar Excessive Courtroom, Chairman Subordinate Judicial Companies, Further Advocate Common, Authorized Adviser to Nationwide Banks and different necessary posts.
He additionally performed an energetic position in the course of the Pakistan Legal professionals Motion in 2007 and was the primary lawyer to be arrested and remanded in custody in Dera Ismail Khan underneath the imposition of emergency rule.
He was additionally elected as a member of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Bar Council and member of the Pakistan Bar Council in 2010.