Give interpretation of laws during verdicts

President urges judges

13th August, 2018 11:55:16 printer

Give interpretation of 
laws during verdicts

Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain hands over the annual report of Supreme Court to President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban in the capital on Monday. — PID Photo

President Abdul Hamidon Monday urged the judges to take necessary steps to give clear interpretation of laws while pronouncing verdicts, reports UNB.

President made the urge when a delegation of judges led by Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain submitted the Annual Report-2017 of the Bangladesh Supreme Court to him at Bangabhaban.

“Judiciary is last hope of the justice seekers. So you have to be more active for ensuring justice,” the head of the state Abdul Hamid said.

President Abdul Hamid also called upon judges and others concerned to play the active role so that justice-seekers can get justice properly.

During the meeting, the judges’ delegation apprised the President of different aspects of the report, including Strategic Plan of Supreme Court of Bangladesh and progress of the disposal of cases in the High Court and Appellate Division.

The President assured them of providing his all-out cooperation in this regard. Abdul Hamid thanked the Chief Justice and the other delegation members for submitting the report.

The delegation members include: Justice Muhammad Imman Ali, Justice Mirza Hussain Haider, Justice Tariq ul Hakim, Justice Salma Masud Chowdhury, Justice Syed Refaat Ahmed, Justice Md. Ashfaqul Islam, Justice Moinul Islam Chowdhury, Justice Obaidul Hassan, and Justice Naima Haider and register general of Bangladesh Supreme Court Zakir Hossain.

Secretaries concerned to the Bangabhaban were also present during the meeting.