IMPHAL: AMWJU member Asem Bhakta has been inducted as Treasurer of Indian Journalists’ Union, said AMWJU joint secretary Longjam Arishnona in a press communiqué on Thursday.
The National executive committee meeting of IJU held at Vijawada hosted by Andra Pradesh Media Federation nominated Asem Bhakta as the Treasurer while filling up of various vacant posts of the Union.
Andra Pradesh Legislative council member Nara Lokesh released a Souvenir containing a detailed reports pertaining to the National Executive council of IJU held in Imphal last year, apart from launching the IJU website www.iju.org.in.
The meeting also discussed threadbare about the woes the woman jouranlists are facing.
It was in the meeting resolved that the media houses shall not detain the woman journalists on duty till late night and that the woman journalists be granted proper maternity leave. Besides, IJU also decided to direct the Scribe Unions in different states to reserve seats for woman journalists.