Chief Justice of Balochistan High Court inaugurates the academic block of the Law Faculty of Turbat University.

Posted on 09 Sep, 2022

The Chief Justice of Balochistan High Court (BHC), Honorable Justice Naeem Akhtar Afghan visited the Faculty of Legal Education, University of Turbat, and had an interactive session with the students of the Faculty on the 8th of September 2022.

Addressing the students, he said, “I am happy to see such a large number of female students acquiring law education at the Faculty of Legal Education of Turbat University.” Highlighting the significance of law and judiciary, Honorable Chief Justice Naeem Akhtar Afghan said that students were the real assets of this country and they will have to strive hard to ensure the supremacy of law in the country, adding that it is mandatory to accept the supremacy of law to become a respectable citizen. He said that students must show dedication and seriousness during their studies to lead a successful professional life in the field of law. He advised them to be regular and punctual in classes.

During the interactive session, the Chief Justice shared his experiences of student and professional life with the law students and faculty and advised them to remain committed to the noble profession to serve society at large. The Chief Justice assured the university administration that whenever he comes to Turbat in the future, he would certainly deliver lectures in the Faculty of Legal Education. He also requested the judges of the high court, session judges, and lawyers’ community to do the same.

Earlier, the Chief Justice inaugurated the newly constructed academic block of the Faculty of Legal Education and was briefed by officials on the development work of Phase II. He also inspected the work progress of Phase II. Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Justice appreciated the efforts of the university administration and Justice Hashim Khan Kakar in establishing the Law College at Turbat and promoting higher education in the region. 

Hon'ble Judges of BHC including Mr. Justice Abdul Hameed Baloch and Mr. Justice Sardar Ahmed Haleemi, Vice Chancellor, University of Turbat, Prof. Dr. Jan Muhammad, University officials, government officials, lawyers, and students were also present on the occasion.

At the end of the interactive session, the Vice Chancellor presented souvenirs to the Honorable Chief Justice and Judges of the Balochistan High Court.