LAHORE – Chief Justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry did not show up on the opening day of the International Conference on ‘Peace through Law’, organised by the Supreme Court Bar Association, which he was supposed to inaugurate.

He was invited as chief guest on the first day of the conference. However, Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jilani advanced speech before a huge gathering of lawyers.

Justice Jilani said because of some official work, the chief justice could not attend the first day of the conference; however, he assured that the CJP would attend the conference on Saturday (today).