Visit of Hon'ble Chief Justice Mr. Justice Yahya Afridi
His lordship, Mr. Justice Yahya Afridi, Hon’ble the chief Justice, Peshawar High Court visited District Courts Buner followed by his short visit to Tehsil Totali on 10-07-2017 who was warmly welcomed by the District Judiciary as well District Bar Association, Buner and Tehsil Bar Association, Totali.
His lordship was apprised of the progress and achievements of District Judiciary within a small period of 6 months with particular reference to streamline and categorization of cases which ensured expeditious disposal of cases. It was highlighted that mid-term targets were achieved successfully and all the judicial officers as well as the learned advocates were aspirant to accomplish the annual target with full zeal and vigor. Similarly, efforts for disposal of more than 100 cases through ADR in past 04 months which includes 70 cases disposed of by Mr. Imranullah, Civil Judge, Buner was appreciated by his lordship with remarks to continue the same as it not only ends the dispute for good but also encourage the confidence of poor masses on the justice system. His lordship added that best service a Judge could render to the society at large was to eliminate the sense of insecurity from the minds of people through ADR.
His lordship was also informed about official website of District Courts Buner by adding that it will not only provide direct access to lawyers and litigants to the Judgments and orders of judicial officers but will also ensure SMS service to them regarding case information, fixation, adjournments and summons. The step was valued and appreciated by his lordship.
The District as well as Tehsil Bar, Association requested for provision of Judicial Complex at District and tehsil level which was not only acknowledged but his lordship conveyed that these projects were included in ADP with sufficient funds therefore, execution would commence soon.
His lordship conveyed his longings to bring constructive and positive reforms in justice sector so as to make it an “integrated institution’ therefore, he asked all the Judicial officers to compile their valuable proposals and suggestions for the forthcoming meeting of District Judges.
The District Judiciary as well District and Tehsil Bar Association thanked and acknowledged the pain-taking effort of Hon’ble the Chief justice of visiting in extreme weather conditions.