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Polling Underway for SCBA Elections

ISLAMABAD: Polling for the 2019-20 annual election of the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) is underway which will continue till 5 pm.

According to details, a total of 3,162 voters will cast their votes to elect their 22-member body whereas the number of registered voters at Lahore Registry is 1299.

The polling stations have been set up in Karachi, Quetta, Peshawar, Abbottabad, Lahore, Multan, Bahawalpur, Islamabad and other cities.

The slot of the president has been reserved for Islamabad this year and two candidates are in the field including Syed Qalb-e-Hassan and Shoaib Shaheen.

Independent Lawyers Group is supporting Syed Qalb-e-Hassan for the presidential slot while Shoaib Shaheen is backed by Hamid Khan Group.