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Bearer

The owner of a security or other instrument. One may bear any type of security. While technically a bearer is identical to a holder, the term "bearer" implies one who holds a security with no ownership information, automatically making the bearer the presumed owner.
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The office bearers and representatives of different flour mills association while addressing a presser on Tuesday demanded separate quota for flour mills operating in Rawalpindi.
Senior AJK journalist and former President of Kashmir Press Club Mirpur (AJK) Altaf Hamid Rao has congratulated the newly elected office bearers and members of the Kashmir Press Club Srinagar for smooth conduct of its first ever election held for different office bearers.
A cavalcade of more than 150 horses also took part in the lunchtime parade, cheered on by the crowds who lined the town centre, and headed by Cornet Steven Johnston, Cornet's Lass Breagha Keenan and Standard Bearer Iain Kerr, along with supports Blair Hall Morrison and Niamh Dobie.
The APNS office bearers have offered condolence to the bereaved family and prayed for departed soul in eternal peace.
The office bearers of the society and guards attacked citizens on the orders of President Ilyas Khan, instead of negotiations with protesting citizens, Ilyas Khan ordered to attack the citizens.
In a message sent to the newly elected body of NPC, the minister congratulated Secretary NPC Anwar Raza and other office bearers for winning prestigious elections.
Dr Shekhar Koirala and Navindra Raj Joshi have said that appointment of the officer bearers two years after the general convention will be against the party statute.
Mumbai [India], March 16 ( ANI ): A day after Committee of Administrators (CoA) arrested all the functioning powers of the current set of office bearers of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), board acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary has lashed out at the decision by penning down a stinging letter to the Supreme Court-appointed committee.
It is also a common sight in Penang to have non-Hindu kavadi bearers.
Subsequently, Tiwari will hold a meeting with selected workers and leaders, which sources said, might be included in the Delhi BJP team of office bearers.
The TESCO cut down the electricity connection of the shop keepers and after five the electricity was still absent in the market and office bearers of the traders union resigned on the issue and the president selected other office bearers on the vacant posts of the union.
A bugler and ex-service personel with standard bearers will provide a guard of honour and anyone with a family connection is welcome to attend.