|Early Times Report|
JAMMU, Oct, 31: Dr Rajesh Gupta, Professor & Head Department of Orthopaedics ASCOMS & Hospital was today elected unopposed as new President of Jammu & Kashmir Orthopaedic Association and Dr Altaf Ahmed Kawoosa, Professor, Bone & Joint Hospital Barzulla Srinagar as its Secretary for a period of 2 years. In all, ten nominations were received for various posts, later three nominations were withdrawn by candidates themselves by last date for withdrawal of nominations. So the candidates for executive committee were elected unopposed.
Dr Sanjeev Gupta Professor and Head Department of Orthopaedics GMC Jammu was elected as Vice President. Dr Abdul Ghani Professor Department of Orthopaedics GMC Jammu, Dr Saheel Majeed Professor Department of Orthopaedics SKIMS Medical College Bemina, Dr Deepak Tickoo and Dr M S Tara were elected as executive members.The treasurer of JKOA will be appointed by the executive committee as per its governing laws.