Minister lauds lawyers role

Raza Naqvi

The Punjab Minister for revue Col (retd) Muhammad Anwar Khan has said that the lawyers’ community has always played a key role in restoring democracy, provision of justice and maintaining rule of law in the country and the government greatly values those efforts.

He was addressing a function held to distribute government grant cheques to Fatehjang Bar Association and Pindigheab tehsil bar association of Attock on Wednesday.

President Pindigheab bar association Abdul Nasir and president Fatehjang Bar Association Azhar Iqbal besides a large member of both associations were also present on this occasion.

Col Anwer has said that the services of the lawyers’ community have also been significant for the protection of human rights.

Mr Anwer emphasized on the need for smooth relations between the bench and bar for to improve the quality as well as timely dispensation of justice. The Minister claimed that the funding to different bar associations had been made in a transparent.