The results of SCCI’s annual elections show that Dr Sarfraz Bashir has been elected as SCCI president while Mian M Anwar and Khawar Sapal as vice presidents unopposed.

The oath-taking ceremony of newly elected SCCI office-bearers would be held after the SCCI’s Annual General Meeting scheduled to be held on September 30, 2013. However, Ch Ahmed Zulfiqar Hayyat has been elected as the central chairman of the Pakistan Leather Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association. Maj (r) M Rafiq Sethi was elected as Chairman PLGMEA North Zone. Sh M Younas Soni was elected as chairman, Khurram Aslam as senior vice chairman and Asif ali as VC of the Pakistan Sports Goods Manufacturers and Exporters Association. Earlier, the annual elections of Corporate and Associate Classes of Executive Committee of SCCI also completed. The ruling Ittehad Founders’ Group has swept and clinched all the five seats each of the Corporate Class and Associate Class by knocking out the rival Democratic Founders’ Group.

Founders’ Group’s Fazal Jilani, Malik Naseer Ahmed, Shahid Raza, Khawar Sapal and Zohaib Elahi Sethi were elected as members of SCCI EC  Corporate Class. The Group also bagged all the five seats of Associate Class, as this group’s Dr Sarfraz Bashir, Mir Alamgir Myere, Sajid Ali, M Zaid and Saqib Ashfaq were elected members of Executive Committee of SCCI from Associate Class.