Pending cases in SC surpass 50,000 mark


Supreme Court of Pakistan on Wednesday issued a report on its pending cases, showing that the number of cases yet to be decided has surpassed the mark of 50,000 cases.

According to the 15-day report issued by the apex court, the number of pending cases with the SC has reached 50,658.

During the period of 16 to 30 April, 1949 cases have been filed with the apex court as it decided 364 matters.

During a two-week period, the Supreme Court did not decide a single case in its Karachi and Peshawar registries.—INP