Chief Justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry says judiciary is the custodian of the constitution.
Addressing a ceremony at Supreme Court Registry in Lahore on Saturday he said Pakistan's judicial system is constitutionally a strong system.
He called upon the lawyers' community to play their role in solving the challenges faced by bar and the bench.
The Chief Justice said every institution must respect each other and that the interpretation of the constitution can only be done by the judiciary.
He said dispensation of justice is the basic substance of the democracy.