Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) former president and key-leader of lawyers' movement, Chaudhry Aitzaz Ahsan has said that Ali Ahmad Kurd was now the commander of the lawyers' movement and he was his soldier. Addressing the lawyers' convention here, Chaudhry Aitzaz Ahsan said that the representatives of the civil society energized the lawyers' movement. Chaudhry Aitzaz Ahsan addressing the people and political workers standing outside the enclosure said that they were not apart from us, but they were standing outside only because it was the function of the deposed chief justice, Chaudhry Iftikhar and the lawyers alone attend it. He said that he salutes all those standing outside, but their hearts were with us. He said that Chaudhry Iftikhar's admirers were innumerable. He further said that the situation in the country could be conducive only when the justice prevails and the judiciary was free. Chaudhry Aitzaz said that for free judiciary there was no constitutional package or Farooq H. Naek formula instead the judiciary gets free with the judges taking independent postures. He disclosed that the New York Bar, world's largest Bar Association would be giving honorary membership to the chief justice on Nov. 17. Chaudhry Aitzaz further said that the renowned Harvard University, which in its history thus far has given only two awards"one to the Justice Marshall and the second one to nelson Mandela and now the third award was being given to the chief justice, Iftikhar Chaudhry in Boston on Nov. 19. Aitzaz Ahsan winded up his speech on reciting his popular poem 'Adal'.