ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar on Thursday urged students to show integrity and honesty to lead a prosperous and peaceful life.
He was talking to a delegation of National Leadership Programme 2017 called on Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar on Wednesday.
The 66-member delegation was headed by Sindh Madrassatul Islam University Vice Chancellor Dr Mohammad Ali Shaikh.
The CJP welcomed the delegates and gave them an overview of the Constitution of 1973 of Islamic Republic of Pakistan.
He explained to them trichotomy of power with reference to functioning of each limb of the state i.e. parliament, executive and judiciary. He also briefed them about the constitutional mandate of the judiciary and fundamental rights enshrined in the constitution.
He underlined the need of education and its significance in society. He also told them the teachings of Islam highlighting the importance of education for welfare and betterment of the society.
Later, he answered the questions of the participants in an interactive session and shared his experiences. Earlier, Dr Shaikh briefed Justice Nisar about the National Leadership Program 2017 and about the university, the alma mater of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah.