The Ministry of Law and Justice has denied issuance of transfer orders to any judge through Whatsapp messenger and termed the rumors about the matter as false and baseless.

According to a spokesman of the ministry, the notification of transfer of three judges Masood Arshad, Naeem Arshad and Mushtaq Ilahi was issued on August 26 through proper channel.

The spokesman further stated that some elements were politicizing the matter for their personal gains.