KATI /50-L/2022

July 2, 2022

Annual Election of Korangi Association of Trade& Industry for the year 2022-23.

Members are notified that the Annual Elections for the year 2022-23 will be held for the following seats on the time and date mentioned against each, at (Late) Haji Moosa D. Desai Hall, First Floor, Aiwan-e-Sanat, Plot No.ST-4/2, Sector 23, Korangi Industrial Area, Karachi.

AEight vacant seats (08) of Executive Committee. (General body will elect the members of Executive Committee)15th September. 2022 (Thursday)                        9 am to 5 pm
BOne seat (1) for women entrepreneur of Executive Committee.(The Executive Committee will elect the woman entrepreneur)22nd September, 2022 (Thursday)  3 p.m. to 4 p.m
COffice bearers i.e. one President one Senior Vice President and one Vice President(at the time of announcement of election schedule, if the general body comprises at least 50% members from Associate Class then there shall be rotation of office of President between Corporate and Associate members, in case of rotation President and Senior Vice President will not be from the same class).
(The Executive Committee will elect the office bearers
22nd September, 2022 (Thursday)         4:05 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  1. Voting Rights

Those who have completed two years standing as Members on or before the date of announcement of Election Schedule by the Executive Committee and have renewed their Membership by March 31, 2022 will be entitled to cast vote. Further the members whose membership have been discontinued due to non-payment of subscription dues shall be eligible to vote on completion of one year of their re-enrolment and payment of dues on or before the date of announcement of Election Schedule by the Executive Committee. The right to vote shall be allowed only to the Proprietor, Partner, or the Director of the Member firm or company or a person not below the rank of General Manager authorized by the Board of Directors of the Public Limited Company or a Multinational Company as the case may be provided his name has already been registered with KATI and his name appears in the list of voters.        

  1. Voter Lists

The voter list is divided in two categories, 1-Corporate Member 2-Associate Member on basis of information provided by members. The Executive Committee will be formed on the basis of following rules and nominations should be forwarded accordingly.

  1. At least fifty percent of the members of Executive Committee shall be from the Corporate Class.
  2. The Electoral College for each class of members of Executive Committee shall be the members of General Body from the respective class.
  1. Election Procedure
1Election Commencement/ display of election schedule on website/notice board/submission to regulator 2nd July, 2022 (Saturday) 
2Change of name of Authorized Representative6th July, 2022 (Wednesday)
3Issuance of provisional list of voters/ website/notice board14th July, 2022 (Thursday)
4Filling of objections to the entries of provisional list of voters22nd July, 2022 (Friday)
5Intimation of action on objections26th July. 2022 (Tuesday) 
6Representation to the Election Commission against the action of the Secretary General29th July, 2022 (Friday)
7Decision of the Election Commission 2nd August, 2022 (Tuesday)
8Appeal to Regulator  against the decision of Election Commission5th August, 2022 (Friday)
9Decision of the Regulator 18th  August, 2022 (Thursday)
10Final list of voters/ display website/notice board/submission to regulator 19th  August. (Friday)
11Issuance & submission of nomination papers for Executive Committee20th to 24Th August, 2022 
12Issuance of list of voters to the contesting candidates25th August, 2022 (Thursday)
13Scrutiny of papers by the Election Commission and Issuance of list of candidates 25th August, 2022 (Thursday)
14Objections to the nominations26th August, 2022 (Friday)
Decision of the Election Commission29th August, 2022 (Monday)
16Appeal to Regulator  against the decision of Election Commission31st August, 2022 (Wednesday)
17Decision of the Regulator 8h September, 2022 (Thursday)

Issuance of final list of candidates10th September< 2022 (Saturday)
19Polling for election of members for the Executive Committee15th September. 2022 (Thursday)
20Issuance & submission of nomination papers for office bearers17th September, 2022 (Saturday)
21Issuance & submission of nomination papers for the women entrepreneur17th September, 2022 (Saturday)
22Scrutiny of nomination papers by Election Commission and display final list of office bearers and women seats19th September, 2022 (Monday)
23Issuance of final list of candidates for office bearers and women entrepreneur.20th September, 2022 (Tuesday)
24The polling for election for women entrepreneur seat22nd September, 2022 (Thursday)3 to 4 pm
25The polling for election of office bearers22nd September, 2022 (Thursday)4:05 to 5 pm
26Announcement of final results of Executive Committee and office bearers and Annual General Meeting29th September, 2022 (Thursday)
27Display of election results on the notice board and website30th September, 2022 (Friday)
28Submission of election results to regulator30th September, 2022 (Friday) 

Nihal Akhtar

Secretary General