Parliamentary committee endorses Karki as Chief Justice

Posted on: July 10, 2016 | views: 199


The Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee under the Legislature Parliament has unanimously endorsed Justice Sushila Karki to the post of Chief Justice. Ms Karki has been heading the SC as the Acting CJ.

Committee President Kul Bahadur Gurung read out the hearing of the Committee today.

On the occasion, Acting CJ Karki vowed to keep the judiciary free from corruption and make it activities fair.

Acting CJ Karki further said the workload of judiciary would be reduced if appointments of 11 nominated judges were made on time, she said. She pledged to take zero-tolerance against corruption.

Now, the president will appoint her as the chief justice of the apex court of Nepal.