NEW DELHI, Dec. 16: Anant Bagaitkar, Chief of Bureau of Sakaal newspaper and Mohua Chatterjee of The Times of India were declared elected President and Secretar-General respectively of the Press Club of India here on Sunday.
Dinesh Tewari of Hindustan daily was declared elected unopposed as Vice President. Sanjay Singh of News 1 India and Neeraj Thakur of Kolkata TV were elected Joint Secretary and Treasurer of the PCI respectively. Elections to the 21-member Managing Committee were held on Saturday in which a large number of members participated.
Those elected to the 16-member Managing Committee are: A U Asif (Chauthi Duniya), Afzal Imam (Nav Bharat), Arun Kumar Joshi (AIR), Gunjan Kumar (Amar Ujala), Jyotika Grover (DD NEWS), K V N S S Prakash (Eenadu), Kalyan Barooah (Assam Tribune), Mohit Dubey (News Nation), Namita Tewari (PTI), Prashanth M Nair (Deshabhimani), R V Moorthy (The Hindu), Rahil Chopra (Rajya Sabha TV), Sanjay Chowdhary (Aaj Tak), Shankar Kumar Anand (News 18), Sourjya Bhowmick (ET Now) and Sujit Kumar Thakur (India Today).