KARACHI - Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, patron-in-chief Pakistan People’s Party, has extended congratulations to the newly-nominated Chief Justice of Pakistan Nasirul Mulk. He said the nation had high expectations from him for institutional strengthening of the judiciary and democracy in the country.

In a message, Bilawal said history was going to be ruthless in recording the jurisprudence in the world and our judiciary needs true reforms that manifest justice system which is free from both overt and covert personal or political bias.

He welcomed the appointment of Justice Nasirul Mulk as Chief Justice of Pakistan. He assured that his party and its leadership will always stand for a free and independent judiciary as it has always strived for it despite having been wounded in the past by some of the most biased judges in the history of Pakistan.

“We stand for an independent judiciary as it is the basic requirement of any democratic system to flourish,” he added.