PHC orders forced retirement of session judge
PESHAWAR: Peshawar High Court (PHC) has issued orders for sending on forced retirement of session Judge for leveling baseless charges against sitting and former Judges.
It is stated in the statement issued by the PHC that PHC has issued directions of forced retirement of OSD district and session judge Azim Afridi.
Azim Afridi leveled baseless allegations against former and serving judges and sent complaints to President of Pakistan Dr. Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Pakistan Imran Khan by violating discipline code.
According to the statement, Former judge was given full opportunity to prove his innocence but he could not satisfy superior judiciary on which court ordered his compulsory retirement.