LAHORE: Justice Muhammad Yawar Ali on Friday took oath as the acting chief justice of the Lahore High Court (LHC).
Justice Muhammad Anwaarul Haq administered the oath to Justice Yawar in a ceremony held at the LHC judges lounge. The acting chief justice is filling in for LHC Chief Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah who has left for London.
LHC judges, officials, law officers and a large number of lawyers attended the ceremony. LHC judges and court officials congratulated the acting chief justice for being given charge of the honourable office.