The management committee of the Kashmir Press Club held a meeting and discussed the issue of holding elections of the society.
The KPC statement said that as defined by the rules an election committee has been formed and senior editor Manzoor Anjum has been nominated as the chief returning officer.
“The other members of the committee shall be Ashiq Peerzada, Zahoor Ahmad Shora, Jehangir Aziz, Mukhtar Khan, Khalid Hussain, Rashid Rahil and Mudasir Ahmad Kaloo. The election committee will also have two external observers,” it said.
The statement said that in the meeting it was decided to hold the elections on June 29,2019. The nomination forms can be issued from June 20 and the last date of submission shall be June 25. The last date for withdrawal of nomination will be June 26 and the forms will be scrutinized on June 27.
“Detailed rules and eligibility criteria, procedure etc shall be available at the club office. The elections will be held for all 11 members including 4 executive members (office bearers) as per the rules defined in the constitution of KPC,” said the statement.