New NIFJ office bearers selected

Dimapur, May 13 (MExN): The Northeast India Federation of Journalists (NIFJ) has elected new office bearers to steer the federation for next two years (2018-2020).


They were selected during a daylong ‘North East Journalist Conclave’ held in Itanagar’s Dorjee Khandu Memorial Convention Centre on May 12.


According to a NIFJ press release, the new office bearers of the Federation include, Syed Sajjad Ali (President), Amar Sangno (Vice President), Asem Bhakta Singh (Vice President), Bedabrata Lakhar (Secretary General), Geetartha Pathak (Advisor), Sushmita Goswami (Treasurer) and Thomas Alex (Advisor).


State wise executive members were also selected on the occasion which include Taya Bagang (Arunachal Pradesh), Ngathingkhui Jagoi (Nagaland), Ashikho Pfuzhe (Nagaland), Pranab Sarkar (Tripura), Manosh Das (Meghalaya), Bhim Rawat (Sikkim), Rudra Karki (GTA), Ramkung Pamei (Manipur) and Rajesh Sharma-(GTA)


To form a full-fledged gender council, NIFJ appointed NN Manpoong as APUWJ State Gender Council convener.