Islamabad: (Wednesday, August 15, 2012) Chief Justice of Pakistan, Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry said here today that the Supreme Court would continue to discharge its responsibilities without fear or favor.

The Chief Justice, who was addressing at an Iftar-dinner hosted by the Supreme Court Bar Association, said that the court cannot be prevented from dispensing justice through attempts to prove individuals or institutions weak.

He said, “The Supreme Court will continue to pass judgments in accordance with the Constitution, no matter if the sky falls down.”

He further said that the court will also ensure that other institutions also function within their Constitutional parameters.

Maintaining that the Supreme Court takes guidance from the Constitution and law, the Chief Justice said, “Judiciary is a vital state organ and it is performing its duty in the light of the Constitution.”