Jahangirnagar University, Dec 17 (UNB) - Plabon Tarique of the Independent and Hasan Al Mahmud of the Daily Observer have been elected as president and general secretary of Jahangirnagar University Journalists’ Association (JUJA) for one year.
Chief Election Commissioner Professor Dr Rasheda Akhter announced the election result at 2 pm after counting the vote of 38 university correspondents of different online and print media.
JUJA adviser Professor Bashir Ahmed, Election Commissioner Associate Professor Awlad Hossain and Assistant Professor Borhan Uddin were present, among others, at the result announcement ceremony.
The other elected office bearers are Vice President Joynul Abedin Shishir of Deshe Bedeshe, Joint Secretary Omar Faruk Jabed of Daily Nayadiganta, Treasurer Rahul M Usuf of Daily Jugantar and Office and Publication Secretary Shairful Islam Shimanta of Bangladesh Pratidin.
The three elected executive members are Abir Abdullah of Share Biz, Tarek Aziz of Campus Live and Roudra Azad of Daily New Nation.
Earlier, JU Vice Chancellor Professor Farzana Islam, Pro Vice Chancellor (Administration) Professor Amir Hussain, Treasurer Professor Sheikh Md Monzurul Haque, teachers of different departments, representatives of different social and political and cultural organisations visited the election center during the polling.