Punjab’s top judge makes his salary, perks public

  • Posted at: 25 Mar, 2017, in Pakistan

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) has released information regarding monthly salary of the LHC chief justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah.According to a LHC press release issued here, LHC Chief Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah draws Rs 1,050,538 as monthly salary. The salary included Rs 713,280 basic pay, Rs 269,525 judicial allowance and Rs 67,733 medical allowance.Since the chief justice is residing in official residency, therefore, he did not draw Rs 65,000 monthly house rent, it added.The information was released by the court in response to the Punjab Information Commission’s query.The move was welcomed by Imran Khan.Welcome move by CJ LHC to make pay/perks public.Recognition that accountability begins at the top.Others must follow — Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) “Welcome move by CJ LHC to make pay/perks public.Recognition that accountability begins at the top.Others must follow,” he said on Twitter. – local channel/APP

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Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif,