The newly elected BSJA executive committee will be responsible for running the organisation for the next two years. Shamim in the election held on Saturday at the BSJA house in Dhaka won with 47 votes against Syed Mamun of BSS, who acquired 28 votes.
Raihan Mahmood (Bangla Tribune), Arifur Rahman Babu (Jago News) and Anisur Rahman (Daily Star) were elected as the three vice-presidents of the organisation. Junate Hossain (ETV) and Abu Sadat (Maasranga TV) remained unopposed and were declared General Secretary and Treasurer respectively. SM Sumon (Baishakhi TV) got elected as the Joint Secretary while Aghore Mandol (Deepto TV), Arafat Jubaer (Daily Sangbad), Mazhar Uddin (Dhaka Tribune), Syed Mohammad Pithu (Daily Independent), Subrata Saha (NTV) and Minhaz Uddin Khan (Dhaka Tribune) were elected as the six executive committee members.