OUR STAFF REPORTER LAHORE The Annual performance report of the Lahore High Court for the year 2010 shows the backlog of over one lakh cases at the level of the Lahore High Court and 9.16lakh at the lower courts level throughout the province. According to report the pendency of cases at the level of the Lahore High Court at the end of year 2009 was 93,000 while in the year 2010 the fresh institution of cases was recorded more than 1.20 lakh of which over 1.07 lakh were decided. Hence the pendency of cases at the end of last year remained over one lakh. At the level of lower judiciary the pendency of cases was 10.94 lakh whereas more than 20lakh new cases were filed at the lower of judiciary and of that total, the provincial judiciary decided 22.63lakh cases leaving the backlog at 9.16lakh cases. The judiciary at both level showed a remarkable performance about deciding the cases and curtailing the backlog.