Sheikh Fazle Shams Parash has been made new chairman while Mainul Khan Nikhil general secretary of Jubo League, the youth wing of the ruling Awami League, at its triennial conference here on Saturday.
Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader announced the names of the new chairman and general secretary of Jubo League during the conference held at the Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh.
Parash, son of Awami Jubo League's founding chairman Sheikh Fazlul Haque Moni, was involved in teaching at Brac University, while Nikhil was the president of Jubo League's Dhaka north unit.
Six names -- Mainul Khan Nikhil, Mohiuddin Mohi, advocate Belal Hossain, Subrata Pal, Monjurul Alam Shahin, Iqbal Mahmud Bablu and Bodhiul Alam Bodhi-- were proposed for the post of general secretary.
Awami League Joint General Secretaries Mahbubul Alam Hanif and Jahangir Kabir Nanak, Abdur Rahman, organizing secretaries Ahmed Hossain, BM Mozammel Haque and AFM Bahauddin Nasim, Office Secretary Abdus Sobhan Golap and Deputy Office Secretary Biplab Barua were, among others, present.
On October 13, the ruling party announced the dates for the councils of its four associate bodies, including Jubo League following directives of Prime Minister and Awami League President Sheikh Hasina.
As per the announcement, the national council of Bangladesh Krishak League was held on November 6 while that of Sramik League on November 9 and Swechchhasebak League on November 16.
The council of Matsyajibi League will be held on November 29.
The 21st national council of the ruling party will be held on December 20 and 21.