The results for the recently held Bangladesh Cholochitra Sangbadik Samity (BACHSAS) elections are out. Winning with 365 votes, Falguni Hamid is the newly appointed President of BACHSAS, while Kamruzzaman Babu was elected as the General Secretary with 161 votes.
After the day-long polling held at the Jatiya Press Club on Friday, the final outcome was declared early morning, yesterday. Chief Election Commissioner and senior journalist, Alimuzzaman announced the results in the presence of other vital members of the organisation.
The list of the newly elected members include Vice Presidents, Badol Ahmed and Showkat Salauddin; Assistant General Secretary, Rimon Mahfuz; Finance Secretary, Moeen Abdullah; Organising Secretary, Rahat Saiful; among many others.
The newly appointed members are set to serve the organisation for the next two years.
Eastablished in 1968, the organisation was then called Pakistan Cholochitra Sangbadik Samity. Later, after the Liberation War, it was named Bangladesh Cholochitra Sangbadik Samity.