According to a press release of Supreme Court of Pakistan, the Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice Gulzar Ahmed and other Hon’ble Judges of Supreme Court have expressed deep sorrow and grief over the sad demise of Mr. Justice Manzoor Hussain Sial, Former Judge Supreme Court of Pakistan. They have extended their heartfelt condolences and sincere sympathies to members of the bereaved family of the departed soul. They prayed to Almighty Allah to shower His blessings upon the departed soul and to give patience to the bereaved family members to bear this irreparable loss with equanimity (Ameen).
Justice (R) Manzoor Hussain Sial, has to his credit vast experience in education, judicial and legal profession, extending over a period of three decades.
He was born on 25th March, 1931 in village Ali Khan Sial of district Jhang. He graduated from Government College, Jhang in 1953 and obtained Master’s degree in Philosophy from Islamia College, Lahore in 1955, and Law degree from University Law College, Lahore, in 1957. He was enrolled as Advocate of Lahore High Court in 1965 and Advocate of the Supreme Court of Pakistan in 1970. He practiced and taught law for about ten years and during that period he was elected as Member, Punjab Bar Council.
He was appointed as Judge of the Lahore High Court on 10th July, 1979. He was twice appointed as Acting Chief Justice of Lahore High Court in 1992-93. He was elevated and appointed as Judge of the Supreme Court of Pakistan on 26th May, 1993 and represented Pakistan in the Chief Justices’ SAARC Law Conference held in Nepal in 1995. He retired as Judge of the Supreme Court of Pakistan on 24th March, 1996.