Chief Justice of Pakistan Ifikhar Muhammad Chaudhry will reach Mirpur here on Friday (today) on a day long visit on the invitation of the AJK Chief Justice Muhammad Azam Khan and  Mirpur District Bar Association President.

During the visit Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry will address members of the Mirpur Bar Association besides officials of the AJK judiciary and legal fraternity from different parts of the state, MDBA President Sardar Ijaz Nazir told reporters. It will be the first visit of Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry to Mirpur being the Chief Justice of Pakistan.

Earlier, the CJP will also attend a reception luncheon to be hosted in his honour by AJK CJ Azam Khan and other judges of the superior judiciary. Judges of the Federal Shariat Court, provincial high courts and the AJK High Court will also grace the occasion with their presence on the occasion, according to AJK SC sources.