Sahib Nadir Khan advocate elected President Bar association
In the hotly contested elections of district bar association,
Sahib Nadir Khan defeated his rival Siraj Ali Khan Rabbani by a
margin of four votes here on Tuesday.
The convenor of the elections, Alamzeb Khan told Chitral Times that
Qazi Sajjad Ahmed Said and Sajidullah Sajid were elected unopposed
as vice-president and general secretary respectively.
In the run for the office of finance secretary, Khalilur Rahman
defeated Mukhtar Ali Khan by a thumping majority.
The newly elected president happens to be the senior most counsel
of Chitral who started his career as lawyer in early 1970s after
getting his law degree from Sind University, Jamshooro and has been
holding the office for more than eight times before this.
A member of the association, said that the contesting of election
to the slot of president of the lawyer’s body had added colors to
the election while he was confronted by a young fellow who was
equally popular among the community.