Raj High Bar Association elections results 2019: Mahendra Shandilya elected president
Jaipur: Rajasthan high court bar association election (Jaipur) results 2019 were announced on Saturday. Mahendra Shandilya was elected president of the high court bar association, while Anhsuman Saxena was elected general secretary. Sarika Choudhary and Shashank Agarwal were elected vice president. Man Singh won the post of general secretary and Saurabh Dubey was elected treasurer.
The results came late on Saturday. The supporters of the elected candidates celebrated by beating drums and applying colours.
The elections were held under the ‘One Bar, One Vote’ method. Nearly 7000 high court lawyers submitted affidavits. Of them, 3578 were found eligible to vote. The voting took place on Friday.
Mahendra Shandilya is the 37th president of Rajasthan High Court Bar Association (Jaipur). The first bar association president was Pundit Mukut Bihari.
“Several elected representatives went on to hold top posts in the judiciary and politics,” said a senior lawyer.