Justice Iqbal Hameedur Rehman has taken oath as Chief Justice Federal Shariat Court for a period of three years. Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Umar Ata Bandial administered oath to Iqbal Hameedur Rehman Chief Justice Federal Shariat Court Thursday. The oath taking ceremony was attended by judges of Supreme Court (SC), attorney general and lawyers.
President Arif Alvi had accorded approval to appoint justice Iqbal Hameedur Rehman as chief justice Federal Shariat Court. Ministry of law and justice had issued formal notification in respect of his appointment. justice Iqbal Hameedur Rehman has remained chief justice of Islamabad High Court and judge of Supreme Court. Iqbal Hameedur Rehman is son of former chief justice of Pakistan Hamood ur Rehman.