The lawyers’ committee has been elected for one year
Abdus Salam has been elected president and Mostofa Alam Tulu general secretary of Thakurgaon Bar Association.
The election was held at the association's office from 10am to 4pm on Sunday. Election Commissioner Nazmul Huda Babul announced the results at night.
Awami League-leaning candidates won seven posts including those of president and general secretary in the election that is held annually. The other candidates from this panel are the vice presidents - Abu Bakar Siddique and Akhtar Azam, Cultural Secretary Abdus Sobhan and members Shamsuddaula and Hasinuzzaman Millar.
On the other hand, five elected BNP-leaning candidates are Assistant Secretary Fazle Alam, Treasurer Ibrahim, Ashkur Rahman Mohsin Ali and Shahjahan Kabir.
A total of 201 among 209 lawyers of the bar voted in the election.