SADIQABAD - The Friends Group of Rahm Yar Khan held a meeting over the issue of nomination papers’ submission for the District Bar Association elections 2012.

Under the chair of Raees Mumtaz Mustafa Advocate, the meeting was attended by DBA President Sardar Hasan Nawaz Khan Niazi and former presidents Malik Dost Muhammad, Mian Khalilur Rehman, Nazir Ahmad Lar and other lawyers. On the occasion, former DBA president Sardar Zafar Iqbal Khan Tareen was unanimously appointed as the election campaign in-charge for the Friends Group.  Earlier, the DBA president announced the schedule for the elections on the district court premises. He pledged to hold fair and transparent elections under the election board. An election board has also been set up under the chairmanship of Manzoor Hussain Warraich Advocate. It consists of members advocates Chaudhry Liaqat Ali and Jaam Abdul Majeed.

The board chairman said that the last date for submission of nomination papers 30th till 3:30pm and these papers would be scrutinised the next day while the candidates would be able to withdraw their papers till January 2. On January 3, he added, final lists of successful candidates will be displayed whilst introductory speeches would be delivered on 12th at 10am at the DBA Auditorium.