Senior judge Manzoorul Hassan Gilani has taken oath as chief justice of Supreme Court, Azad Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday. The oath ceremony was held at Muzaffarabad presidency, where the acting President Riasat Shah Ghulam Qadir administered oath to Justice Gilani. The ceremony was attended by PM Raja Farooq, CJ High Court Ghulam Mustafa, a large number of lawyers and other dignitaries. Meanwhile, Law Minister Abdul Rasheed Abbasi has said that PM Gilani is bound to accept the proposals of the judicial council. On the other hand, Prime Minister AJK Raja Farooq Haider Khan has sent a reference against local SC Chief Justice Riaz Akhtar Chaudhry to the Supreme Judicial Council.