ISLAMABAD: Noting the importance of prosecutors’ role in criminal justice system, Arbab Muhammad Arif, Registrar, Supreme Court of Pakistan, has asked the prosecutors to play more vibrant role to make society safer and crime-free.
He expressed these views in the certificate awarding ceremony at the conclusion of a one week training course on “Role of Prosecutors in Quick Disposal of Criminal Cases” for Prosecutors from all over Pakistan, Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Giligt-Baltisatn, arranged at the Federal Judicial Academy on Saturday.
He said, “Prosecutors have an extremely demanding and sensitive job. They have to respond more effectively to the chronic challenges posed by crimes and criminals in the society. As objectives of the training articulate, therefore, I am confident that the trainees would have gained a lot from this one-week training and now what they are required to use the gained knowledge, improve their performance in prosecution and make a visible difference.”
Mr. Fakhar Hayat, Director General, Federal Judicial Academy, presented his welcome speech and an overview of the training course. He said that we have to encourage the robust prosecution and this training was meant to enhance the capacity of participants in better prosecution in the administration of criminal justice. He also shed light on the philosophy and rationale of punishment to the criminals in society.
24 Prosecutors were awarded certificates in the ceremony at Academy.