Pakistan's Supreme Court rules jirgas and panchayats may violate constitution
1 August 2019
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The Supreme Court on Wednesday observed that Jirgas and panchayats are not working within the parameters of law and Constitution and held that the manner in which they function is violative of articles of the Constitution.
A three-member bench of the apex court, headed by acting Chief Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed, heard a case regarding non-compliance of its order in a judgment related to illegal practice of Jirgas.
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