CHAKWAL: The election schedule for the annual election of Chakwal Chamber of Commerce for the year 2017-18 is likely to be announced after 15 July and it is to be completed before 21st September. Pioneer group and founder group are the two additional rival groups contesting election with each other. Asif yaqoob a candidate of executive committee of founder group disassociated himself from his group and joined hands with pioneer group lead by its group leader Qazi M. Akbar. Asif Yaqoob had a meeting at residence of Qazi Akbar where President of Chakwal Chamber of Commerce Khuram Kamran, ex-president Kh. Airif yousuf, Qazi Akbar, Haji Noor Sultan, Haji Nazeer Sultan, Ch. Shehzad Sajid and Abdul Hafeez Anjum were also present on this occasion. Speaking on this occasion Aisf yaqoob was of the view that the role of pioneer group in the recent campaign of municipal committee chakwal which proposed heavy taxes on traders committee. Pioneer group protested and staged a sit-in in front of municipal committee chakwal which forced the committee to withdraw all its proposed taxes. Qazi M. Akbar vowed to struggle for the interest of traders’ community and all their interest would be protected.