President Ilias Kanchan, General Secretary Zayed Khan...

Film Artistes’ Association

President Ilias Kanchan, General Secretary Zayed Khan

 Entertainment Desk

 Published: 08:46 AM, 29 January 2022   Updated: 09:52 AM, 29 January 2022

Ilias Kanchan (L) and Zayed Khan

Ilias Kanchan (L) and Zayed Khan

Popular actor of Dhaka cinema Ilias Kanchan has been elected President of Bangladesh Film Artistes' Association for the years 2022-2024.

In the election, Zayed Khan has been elected general secretary. It has been reported that the actress Nipun got two votes less than Zayed Khan. 

Meanwhile, Dipjol and Rubel have been elected the Vice Presidents jointly, whereas Symon Sadik will serve as Assistant General Secretary. Actress Shahnoor occupied the Joint Secretary post, while Mamnun Emon is the new secretary for culture and sports. 

Other members of the executive panel are Anjana, Rozina, Aruna Biswas, Sucharita, Ali Raj, Moushumi and Chunnu from the Misha-Zayed Panel, and Ferdous, Keya, Jasmine and  Amit Hasan from the Ilias-Nipun panel.

This year, the association had 428 voters, out of which 365 votes were cast by the members.