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Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shah Farman administering the oath to Justice Qaiser Rashid Khan as Chief Justice of the Peshawar High Court, at Governor House, in Peshawar, on January 9, 2021. — Photo courtesy Radio PakistanPESHAWAR: A brand new chief justice was appointed to the Peshawar High Court on Saturday.Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shah Farman administered the oath to Justice Qaiser Rashid Khan as Chief Justice of the Peshawar High Court (PHC) on the Governor House.Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan, Provincial Ministers Taimur Saleem Jhagra, Qalandar Lodhi, Sultan Muhammad Khan, Information and Higher Education Advisor Kamran Bangash, Chief Secretary Dr Kazim Niaz, and Inspector General of Police Dr Sanaullah Abbasi had been additionally current on the event.Qaiser Rashid Khan would be the 31st Chief Justice of the Peshawar High Court after the sudden demise of Chief Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth.After Seth’s demise, Khan was appointed as appearing Chief Justice of the Peshawar High Court on November 13.President Arif Alvi has accepted his appointment as Chief Justice with the approval of the Judicial Commission of Pakistan.About the brand new PHC chief justiceQaiser Rashid Khan was born on March 31, 1961 in Malakand district.He received his early training from Cadet College Kohat, Islamia College Peshawar after which from Khyber Law College in 1984 with a legislation diploma.In the identical 12 months, he began his follow as an advocate within the Lower Courts.During this time, he continued his training and did his MA in Political Science and Journalism from the University of Peshawar.In his 37-year profession, he has labored on vital positions in numerous districts of the province.He has held the posts of Inspection Judge, Incharge Judge Peshawar High Court, Chairman Subordinate Judicial Services, Additional Advocate General, Legal Adviser to National Banks and different vital posts.He additionally performed an lively position through the Pakistan Lawyers Movement in 2007 and was the primary lawyer to be arrested and remanded in custody in Dera Ismail Khan below the imposition of emergency rule.He was additionally elected as a member of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Bar Council and member of the Pakistan Bar Council in 2010.

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