Chittagong University Journalists' Association (CUJA) held its election for the 2021 session on Thursday.
Imran Hossain, CU correspondent of The Business Standard has been elected as the president; while Monawar Reaz Munna, CU correspondent of the daily Protidiner Sangbad has been nominated as the general secretary.
According to Dr Robiul Hasan Bhuiyan, chief election commissioner, a total of 30 voters cast their votes.
After holding the vote between 11:00am and 2:15am, the chief election commissioner announced the results at around 3:00pm in the presence of CU proctor, assistant proctors, and the outgoing president and secretary of CUJA.
The leaders of the newly-formed executive committee are Minhajul Islam Tuhin of daily Alokito Bangladesh as joint secretary; Raihan Uddin of the daily Purbokone as press and publication secretary; Saiful Islam of the daily Jaijaidin as finance secretary; and Emam Emu of the daily Azadi as executive member.
Meanwhile, Nazmus Sadat, CU correspondent of the Bangladesh News Agency won the vice presidency of the new committee, uncontested.