English Press Release 15.07.2021

FAISALABAD.  Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FCCI) has announced its election schedule for the year 2021-22.

A meeting of the executive committee of the FCCI was held here with Chaudhary Talat Mahmood acting president FCCI in the chair.  The executive committee formed a 3-member election commission to conduct the election in a fair, free and impartial manner. The election commission will be consistent of Engineer Rizwan Ashraf, Mr. Ayub Sabir and Mr. Aatif Munir.

According to the election schedule, the secretary general FCCI has displayed the election schedule on the notice board in addition to up-loading it on the FCCI website. A copy of the election schedule has also been dispatched to the Regulator (Director General Trade Organization).

The provisional voters list will be issued on July 19, 2021 after updating it. After seeking objections etc. the final list will be displayed on notice board and also uploaded on FCCI website on August 21, 2021. Eligible voters could contest the election for the 7 corporate and seven associate class seats of the member executive committee by submitting their nomination papers duly proposed and seconded by registered voter and also signed by the candidate. In the same manner, the women voters could also contest for the one vacant reserved seat of the executive committee. They could also submit their nomination papers up to August 25, 2021.

Scrutiny of nomination papers by commission will be completed up to August 26, 2021 and list of valid nominations will also be displayed on the same day. After disposing of objections etc. if any, the eligible candidates will be allowed to withdraw their nomination up to September 09, 2021 and final list of contesting candidates will be displayed on September 10, 2021.

The polling for corporate class will be held at FCCI complex on September 15, 2021 followed by polling for associate class on September 16, 2021. The election commission will also conduct an election for the one woman seat on September 17, 2021. Any elected member of the executive committee could submit his nomination for the election of office bearers (President, senior vice president and vice president) on September 18, 2021. The polling for the office bearers will be held on September 22; however, the final result will be officially announced during the Annual General Meeting to be held on September 30, 2021.

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