Dr Abul Barakat and Dr Aynul Islam have been elected President and General Secretary (GS) respectively of Bangladesh Economic Association (BEA) for the 2022-23 tenure.
The election of the executive committee was held at the Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh (IEB) auditorium in the city, reports BSS.
Earlier, the biennial conference of the association was held last Friday and the general meeting was held on Saturday. The new committee's president, general secretary and Treasurer AZM Saleh were elected unopposed.
The newly elected five vice presidents are Professor Hannana Begum, Dr Md Alamgir Hossain Bhuiyan, Professor Md Moazzem Hossain Khan, Md Mostafizur Rahman Sardar and Dr Md Saidur Rahman.