Rana Bhagwandas first Hindu Chief Justice of Pakistan passed away [ Current News (Concise) ]
Rana Bhagwandas, 72 year old first Hindu Chief Justice of Pakistan passed away February 24, 2015 in Karachi, Pakistan. Rana Bhagwandas was the first Hindu and the second non-Muslim (Alvin Robert Cornelius) to head of the Supreme Court of Pakistan and Alvin Robert Cornelius was Christian.
- Bhagwandas was born on 20 December 1942 in Naseerabad, Larkana district.
- He was appointed for first time as a Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) for few days in 2005 and again in 2006 during the absence of then CJP Iftikhar Chaudhry.
- In 2007, he was again appointed as Chief Justice of Pakistan.
- Published on: March 2, 2015