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Some judgements of the Supreme Court have, however, made it clear that the Election Commission was not a judicial forum. An 11-member bench held in the Benazir Bhutto versus federation of Pakistan case that the Election Commission was not a judicial body.
This was prerogative of competent judicial forum and the judicial forum appointed by superior judiciary can determine the age.
The court directed to settle the issue on any judicial forum and disposed off the petition.
New Delhi/Palampur, Nov.27 ( ANI ): The father of Kargil martyr Captain Saurabh Kalia, who was made captive and subjected to brutal torture by Pakistan Army in 1999, has asked the Supreme Court to direct the Union government to take up his son's case in a international judicial forum.
The bill that the Law Ministry introduced in the last Lok Sabha to constitute a judicial forum to deal with complaints against judges lapsed after the general elections.
Dr Shakil Afridi's counsel Qamar Nadeem Afridi told mediapersons that as the three-member tribunal, which was the third and last judicial forum under the erstwhile Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR), had become non-functional, therefore, no proceedings could take place.
Thus provision of such power for FST would not only make it an effective judicial forum but also reduce the burden of the respective High Courts.
The "size of that bench reflected this Court's concern for justice on that critical night" applicant reminded the highest judicial forum. Attention was also drawn to the swift response of the Court to "protect the reputation of the son of a Judge".
Under the erstwhile FCR, the third and final judicial forum was that of a three-member Fata Tribunal.
The statement of objects and reasons of the bill says the "forced disappearance by intelligence agencies or others has taken a form of state terrorism and hundreds of Pakistanis are allegedly kept in the custody of state agencies without any opportunity of being heard at any judicial forum; while their families know nothing about the whereabouts of their loved ones".
Under the FIGR, the court of a designated commissioner or additional commissioner is the second judicial forum hearing appeals originated out of the judgments of the political agents (now deputy commissioners) or assistant political agents (now assistant deputy commissioners).
Sayed also mentioned that he would approach the appropriate judicial forum against the dismissal orders passed by the state government against Bhatt.