5. President and Vice President of Central Council.
The President and Vice- President of the Central Council shall be elected by the members of the said Council from among themselves. 7[
8[ The President] or Vice- President shall hold office as such for a term not exceeding five years and not extending beyond the expiry of his term as member of the Central Council, but subject to his being a member of the Central Council, he shall be eligible for re- election: 9[ Provided that if his term of office as a member of the Central Council expires before the expiry of the full term for which he is elected as President or Vice- President, he shall, if he is re- elected or re- nominated as a member of the Central Council, continue to hold office as President or Vice- President for the full term for which he is elected to such office.]
Mode of election.