January 26 , 2018

January  26 ,  2018

                   P  R  E  S  S         R  E  L  E  A  S  E

The 222nd meeting of the Pakistan Bar Council was held today at 10-30 a.m.
in Council’s Office, Supreme Court Building, Islamabad. The attendance of
the meeting was as under:-

(1)        Mr. Aushtar Ausaf Ali,                . . . .                        Chairman
        Attorney-General for Pakistan
(2)        Mr. Muhammad  Ahsan Bhoon        . . . .               Vice-Chairman
(3)        Mr.  Abdul Fayaz                . . . .                        Member
(4)        Mr.  Kamran Murtaza                . . . .                        Member
(5)        Mr.  Muhammad Shoaib Shaheen        . . . .                 Member
(6)        Mr. Abdul  Sattar Khan                . . . .                  Member
(7)        Mr. Sher Muhammad Khan                . . . .                        Member
(8)        Syed Amjad Shah                        . . . .                 Member
(9)        Mr. Azam Nazeer Tarar                . . . .                 Member
(10)        Mr. Muhammad Maqsood Buttar        . . . .                 Member
(11)        Mr. Abid Saqi                        . . . .                 Member
(12)        Ch. Tahir Nasrullah Warriach        . . . .                        Member
(13)        Ch. Ishtiaq Ahmad Khan                . . . .                 Member
(14)        Mr. Hafeez-ur-Rehman Ch.        . . . .                 Member
(15)        Mian Muhammad Shafiq Bhandara        . . . .                 Member
(16)        Syed Qalib-i-Hassan                . . . .                 Member
(17)        Mr. Mohammad Raheel Kamran Sh.  . . . .                 Member
(18)        Malik Ghulam Mustafa Kandwal        . . . .                 Member
(19)        Mr. Muhammad Yousaf Laghari        . . . .                 Member
(20)        Mr. Rasheed A. Razvi                . . . .                 Member
(21)        Mr. Ghulam Shabbir Shar Balouch        . . . .                 Member
(22)    Mr. Muhammad Aqil                . . . .                        Member
(23)        Mr. Akhtar  Hussain                . . . .                        Member

The Pakistan Bar Council apart from transacting other business on its
Agenda, also held election of its Vice-Chairman and Chairman, Executive
Committee for the year 2018, the detail of which is herein below:-

Election of Vice-Chairman, Pakistan Bar Council:

There were two candidates for election as Vice-Chairman of the Pakistan
Bar   Council   for   the   year-2018,   namely   Mr. Kamran Murtaza from
Quetta  and Ch. Ishtiaq Ahmad Khan from Lahore. After polling of votes,
through secret ballot, Mr. Kamran Murtaza secured thirteen (13) votes as
against Ch. Ishtiaq Ahmad Khan who obtained nine (9) votes.

(ii)        The Attorney-General who was acting as Returning Officer for Election
of the Vice-Chairman, therefore, declared Mr. Kamran Murtaza elected as
Vice-Chairman of the Pakistan Bar Council for the year-2018.

(2)        Election of Chairman, Executive Committee, Pakistan Bar Council:

The Pakistan Bar Council also elected Mr. Ghulam Shabbir Shar, Member from
Sukkur, as Chairman of its Executive Committee, for the year 2018, in
place of Mr. Hafeez-ur-Rehman Chaudhry who has resigned from the said
office.

                                             SECRETARY
                                        PAKISTAN BAR COUNCIL