Justice Syeda Tahira Safdar took the position of Chief Justice of Balochistan high court of Pakistan.
The first woman Justice Syeda Tahira Safdar took the position of Chief Justice of Balochistan high court of Pakistan.
Justice Tahira Safdar was sworn in as the first woman chief justice in Pakistan‘s Balochistan High Court on September 2, 2018. Justice Muhammad Noor Meskanzai was the Chief Justice of Balochistan High Court, he retired on August 31. Justice Tahira took charge as the Chief Justice till October 5 next year.
i. She is the first woman ever to take the position of a chief justice in a Pakistan high court.
ii. she became the first woman civil judge at Balochistan in 1982 .
iii. She is currently a member of the three-judge special court conducting the trial of former President Pervez Musharraf.