ISLAMABAD:(APS)Dec 30,2017-Elections for the offices of the National Press Club, Islamabad, for the year 2018 is being held on January 13, 2018, the Election Committee announced.
The Election Committee headed by Nasir Zaidi finalized the schedule at a meeting held at the National Press Club.
According to the schedule, nomination papers will be received from December 31-January 03 from 3.00 p.m. to 7.00 p.m. Scrutiny and initial list of candidates will be displayed on January 04 (8 p.m.).Examination of papers by interested candidates on January 05 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Objections on nomination papers will be received on January 05 from 8.00 p.m. to 10.00 p.m. Hearing of objections will be heard on January 06 from 4 p.m. to 7.00 p.m. Provisional list of candidates will be displayed on January 06 at 10 pm.
Withdrawal of nomination papers will be allowed on January 07 maximum by 10.00 p.m. The final list of candidates will be announced on January07 at 11 pm. Polling will be held on January 13, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
For the posts of president, vice-president, secretary, joint secretary and finance secretary non-refundable election fee of Rs.500 each while for the Governing Body Rs.200 each is required to be deposited along with the nomination papers.
Nomination papers can the obtained from the offices of National Press Club Islamabad.