Mamun Faraji of Jugantar and ABM Selim Ahmed of Evening News have been elected as president and general secretary of Dhaka-based Madaripur District Journalists Association respectively for 2021-22. The committee was formed at a bi-annual general meeting of the association at a city restaurant on Saturday.
Other office bearers are Sikdar Abdus Salam (vice-chairman) of Amar Barta, Sarwar Kabir (vice-chairman) of Abinews and Ashutosh Sarkar (vice-chairman) of Daily Star, MA Mannan Mia (joint general secretary) and Habibur Rahman Khan (joint general secretary) of Jugantar, Abu Bakkar (treasurer) of Time News and Hasan Jahid (organizing secretary) of DBC News, Salah Uddin Mahmud (publicity and publication secretary) of Jago News, Israfil Hawlader (office secretary) of Our Economy.
Abul Khair Khan (sports and cultural secretary) of Sandhyabani, Shamim Ahsan (training and research secretary) of Bangladesh Journal and Rumana Zaman (public welfare secretary) of Bhorer Kagoj.
While Syed Afzal Hossain of Daily Sun, Mosharraf Hossain Bablu of Manabkantha, Shamima Yasmeen of BSS, Mosaddeq Al Mahmud of UNB, Prasoon Ashish of Samay TV, Manjurul Karim of Kaler Kantha, Monir Hossain of Somoy TV, Jihadul Imlam of Vnews and and Subrata Mandal of Jugobarta.com were elected as executive members.