Popular actor-producer Iresh Zaker has been elected as the president of Television Programme Producers Association of Bangladesh (TPPAB) while Muntasher Mamun Saju won the post of general secretary this year. Iresh for the post of president got 87 votes and Saju got 100 votes.
The biannual election of TPPAB held at Emmanuel"s Banquet Hall in the capital"s Gulshan area on Saturday. Veteran cultural personality Syed Hasan Imam carried out the responsibility of the chief election commissioner, accompanied by SM Mohsin and Khairul Alam Sabuj as the commissioners.
Three winning vice presidents are Sazzad Hossain Dodul (111 votes), Zahir Ahmed (97 votes) and Ansarul Alam Linkon (77 votes).
In the posts of joint secretaries, Rezaul Haq Reza (89 votes) and Syed Irfan Ullah (86 votes) are the winners.
The other secretary posts won by Mohammad Borhan Khan (Organising), Mohammad Rafiqul Islam (Finance), AKM Nahidul Islam Niyazi (Office), Deen Mohammad Montu (Publication), Khandakar Latiful Rahman Azim (Law), Mohammad Ashraful Alam Bablu (Sports and Culture), Mir Fakhruddin Choton (Archive), Kazi Riton (International), Selim Reza (Education and Research) and Aynul Islam Chanchal (Social Welfare).
Besides, the committee also got 10 new elected executive members.