LAHORE: The Lahore High Court Bar Association (LHCBA) has demanded the government to implement Urdu as official language.
The bar in its general house meeting on Monday unanimously passed a resolution, saying that the command of the constitution and the Supreme Court should be followed and Urdu should be adopted as official language. The meeting observed that the examination to recruit additional sessions, civil judges and judicial magistrates should be made through consistent method of examinations and bar councils and bar associations should also be consulted before making these appointments.
Hassan Iqbal Warraich presented the resolution. LHCBA president Rana Zia Abdur Rehman presided over the meeting.