Bar Council has begun its by-election to select a member to fill the vacancy at its executive committee.
The vacancy had been left following the resignation of Aishath Shujoon – who now serves as a Supreme Court justice.
The by-election to select a member to fill the vacancy will be held at building which previously used to house Jamaluddin School from 9 am to 3 pm this Saturday.
Two candidates are running in the by-election; Noorban Fahmy and Abdul Salaam Arif.
Bar Council is empowered to make all executive decisions regarding lawyers including issuance of licenses and imposition of penalties.