Mannafi new president, Sentu gen secy of Dhaka South AL
Abu Ahmed Mannafi was picked as the new president of Awami League Dhaka South City unit and Sharfuddin Ahmed Sentu as the general secretary of the unit on Saturday.
Sheikh Bazlur Rahman and SM Mannan Kochi were made president and general secretary of Bangladesh Awami League Dhaka North unit respectively, reports UNB.
The new leaders were chosen at the triennial council of Dhaka North and South City units of Bangladesh Awami League (AL) at the historic Suhrawardy Udyan.
Earlier, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina also the AL president, opened the council as the chief guest by hoisting the national flag as well as releasing pigeons and balloons in the morning.
The last council of undivided Dhaka City Awami League was held on December 27, 2012.