CUTTACK: The annual election to elect various office bearers of Orissa High Court Bar Association is slated to be held here on Saturday.

At least 4,000 lawyers registered with the Association will participate in the polls at the bar association office inside the HC premises between 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The election for the prestigious post of President of the Bar this year will witness a direct contest between senior advocates Tahali Mohanty and Gangadhar Tripathy. There are however, four candidates in the fray for the post of general secretary.

Elections will be also held for the posts of vice-presidents, joint secretaries and treasurer.