Justice Ayesha Malik First Female Judge of the Supreme Court of Pakistan
Justice Gulzar Ahmed administered the oath of office to the first woman judge of the Supreme Court, Justice Ayesha Malik. Prime Minister Imran Khan has congratulated the first female judge of the Supreme Court to make history.
Justice Ayesha Malik was appointed as Judge of the Lahore High Court on March 27, 2012. Justice Ayesha Malik served in the Lahore High Court for almost 10 years. The Judicial Commission had recommended the appointment of Justice Ayesha Malik on January 6, 2022. Following the recommendation of the Judicial Commission, the Parliamentary Committee on Appointment of Judges had given final approval for her appointment.
Out of the 17 judges appointed in the Supreme Court, Justice Ayesha Malik has been appointed to fill the seat vacated by Justice Mushir Alam after his retirement on August 17.