| GEO Pakistan|
| Syed Munawar Hasan elected Amir JI|
| Updated at: 2041 PST, Saturday, March 28, 2009|
LAHORE: Syed Munawar Hasan has been elected Amir of Jamat-i-Islami for the next five years.
Nazim elections JI, Abdul Hafeez made the above announcement here at Mansoora on Saturday.
He said 23,500 members of JI across the four provinces elected Syed Munawar Hasan as Amir of Jamat-i-Islami.
The previous Amirs of JI were Maulana Syed Abul Ala Maudoodi, Mian Tufail Muhammad and Qazi Hussain Ahmed.