Election for governing body to be held on 23 December

Karachi, December 04, 2018 (PPI-OT): Election for the governing body of Arts Council of Pakistan Karachi for the year 2019-20 will likely to be held on 23 December 2018 according to the commissioner Karachi Division and Chief Election Commission Iftikhar Ahmed Shalwani, he was addressing a press conference at Arts Council Manzar Akbar Hall. On the occasion Commissioner South and additional commissioner Karachi was also present. Commissioner Karachi said it is a great responsibility and he will need the coordination of panels and the candidates.

While sharing the procedure he said that the elections will be held for the President, Vice president, Secretary, Joint Secretary, Accountant and 12 member of the governing body on 23 of December 2018 and voters lists will be shown on 08 December, if any member wanted to buy the voter list he can get a CD by paying 150 PKR where any objection can be submitted on 9th and 10th December till 06:00 PM. He added that selection forms can be taken from 08 December during the office timings and can also be copied if required and the fee for the selection form will be 1000 which would be nonreturnable.

The selections form will be judged on the 14 December at 04:00 Evening where the candidate himself and any other person with an authority latter can join the meeting and papers can be get back till the 15 December and the final list will be held at Arts Council on 15 December. The elections will be held on 23rd December after the general body meeting for eight hours without any break according to the article 1. Only those members will be able to vote whom will have the Original CNIC and the membership card of Arts Council where elections campaign is likely to be end on 21 December at 12 night.

For more information, contact:
Media Coordinator,
Arts Council of Pakistan Karachi
M. R. Kiyani Road, Karachi, Pakistan
Tel: +92-21-99213090-2