Jagmohan Singh Waraich is the new president of the District Bar association. He defeated his nearest rival Vijay Verma by 54 votes. The other two contestants for this post were N D Verma and Ravinder Grewal. Apart from this,G S Sodhi has been elected secretary,defeating his rival Parminder Pal Singh Sodhi. Both are from former Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) MLA Harish Rai Dhandas group. A total of 23 contestants were in the fray for the posts of president,vice-president,secretary,joint secretary and finance secretary.
After winning the election,Waraich said that he would be working for the improvement of the bar and would provide more facilities in the bar.