Lahore, April 17: Ms. Zohra Yusuf and Mr. Kamran Arif were today elected chairperson and co-chairperson respectively of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan.
The other office bearers of HRCP elected are: Treasurer Mr. Zafar A. Chaudhry, Vice chairpersons: Balochsitan, Mr. Tahir Hussain, Punjab, Ms. Salima Hashmi, Khyber Pakhtunkhaw, Mr. Sher Muhammad Khan, Sindh, Mr. Amarnath Motumal. The other members of the council elected are: Dr. Tahira Kamal, Mr. Zahoor Ahmed Shahwani, Ms. Nasreen Azhar, Mr. Saleh Zada, Mr. Jarar Hussain, Ms. Shahida Parveen, Ms. Asma Jahangir, Ms. Hina Jillani, Mr. M. A. Joseph Fransis, Ms. Nazish Ataullah, Mr. Attiqur Rehman, Mr. M. Irshad Chaudhry, Mr. Nadeem Anthony, Dr. Mehdi Hassan, Mr. Abdul Rehman Jan Sarhindi, Mr. Muneer Ahmed Memon, Mr. Ronald deSouza, Mr. Akhtar Hussain Baloch, Mr. Asad Iqbal Butt, Dr. Mohammad Ali Siddiqui, Mr. Ghazi Salahuddin, Ms. Parveen Soomro, Mr. Badaruddin Soomro and Ms. Uzma Noorani. The election was conducted by an Election Committee headed by Ms. Neelum Husain and Mr. M. I. Khan and Mr. Nasar Ali Shah as members.
( Dr. Mehdi Hassan )