Sept 13, Karachi: President of South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation (SAARC) in Law Mehmood Mandviwalla has announced that the 14th SAARC Law conference and 11th SAARC chief justices conference will be held in Colombo, Sri Lanka, from October 27 to 29. The event will be held at Taj Samudra in Colombo.
Mandviwalla in a meeting with the Nepal Chief Justice Gopal Para Juli in Kathmandu made this announcement. He further said this is a special year as SAARC Law is celebrating its 25th year.
The theme of the conference is "Role of law in balancing executive, legislative and judicial activism".
It is expected that over 400 delegates will attend the conference comprising senior judges, lawyers and legal academics from SAARC countries.