HAFIZABAD - Lawyers of the district boycotted the legal proceedings in courts for the second consecutive day on Friday against the police for remaining failed in arresting Najam Shirazi who allegedly hurled threats on Advocate Asif Kharal.

The lawyers said that although a case had been registered against the accused but the police were reluctant to arrest him. They demanded immediate arrest of the accused.

N names new officeholders: Khalid Butt and Basharat Raza Butt were nominated President and General Secretary respectively of the PML-N Hafizabad city, according to notification issued by the party secretariat.

Other office-bearers include Senior Vice President Muhammad Amin Ansari and Vice Presidents Rai Ghazanfar Ali Kharal, Rana Yousaf Somi and Tasleem Chadhar.

Former officeholders have felicitated the newly-appointed workers.