LAHORE : Saifur Rehman resigned as judge for election tribunal over personal reasons here on Friday.  Rehman tendered his resignation before the provincial election commissioner with a one-month notice. Sources said his resignation had been forwarded to the chief election commissioner in Islamabad. Rehman was not available for comments when this scribe tried to contact him on his cell phone. It may be mentioned here that there had been many election petitions pending with the judge.