KASUR - The Itifaq group won the Kasur District Bar Association election, according to the unofficial result Saturday.

Muhammad Sharif Zahid bagged 472 votes against Muhammad Javed Kasuri of the Itihad group in the run for the bar president. In Chunian, Ch Asghar Ali of Rana Saeed group secured 146 votes against Ghulam Mohadudin Bhatti of Rana Mumtaz group.

Meanwhile, Nisar Anjum of Rana Saeed group was elected general secretary with 147 votes. Shaib Ahmed Bhatti and Sajjida Irshad were elected unopposed for the slots of vice-president and joint secretary respectively. Ch Yaseen and Saleem Anjum would serve as finance secretaries for of six months each.  In Pattoki, Zakar Hanif was elected as president with 177 votes against Hamad Mahmood with 171 votes. Shahzad Imtiaz secured 181 votes to become vice president against Safdar Ali with 169 votes.

Man shot dead: Unidentified gunmen killed a man and injured another on Ferozpur Road in Mustafabad police limits.  M Riaz and M Imran were on their way on a motorcycle when they came under attack near Mustafabad Town, wounding them seriously. They were rushed to DHQ Hospital while Riaz succumbed to wounds and Imran is stated to in critical condition.