M Raihan (Janakantha and Ekushey TV) and Mahmud Hasan Tipu (Samakal) were elected president and general secretary respectively of Jhenidah press club without any contest. The election was held on Saturday at the club conference room.
Aminul Islam Liton (Manabjamin) vice president, Foysal Ahmed (Banik Barta, SATV) joint secretary, Rabiul Islam (Asian TV) cultural and library secretary and Ahmed Nasim Ansary (Jamuna TV and The Independent) were elected as sports and literary secretary.
Further, M Saiful Mabud (Kalerkantho, Nizam Joarder (ATN News and ATN Bangla), Asif Iqbal Kazal (Daily Dinakal), Azad Rahman (Protham Alo), Razib Hasan (Ekattor TV), KM Saleh (Amar Sangbad) and Asif Iqbal Makhan (Bangla Vision were elected executive members of the club.
Ex principal of Jhenidah Degree College Tobarok Hossain was the election commissioner, while Amena Khatun Degree College ex principal Abdus Salam and Advocate Subhash Chandra were assistant election commissioners held at press club building.