The Gautam Lahiri-Manoranjan Bharati and Neeraj Thakur panel swept the Press Club of India elections held on Saturday. The results were declared a day later on Sunday.
Senior journalist Gautam Lahiri was elected president of the Press Club of India while Neeraj Thakur was elected as secretary general. Manoranjan Bharati of NDTV was elected vice-president and Mahtab Alam of The Wire was elected joint-secretary. Mohit Dubey of News Nation was elected treasurer.
Besides the five office-bearers, the managing committee 16 elected members. Those elected to the managing committee are Anish Kumar, Ashraf Ali, Asish Gupta, Jatin Gandhi, Manvender Vashist, Mayank Singh, Meghna Dhulia, Md. Abdul Bari Masoud, Nalini Ranjan Mohanty, Pragya Singh, Ravinder Kumar, Shankar Kumar Anand, Sunil Negi, Surabhi Kanga, Telaprolu Srinivasa Rao and Vineeta Thakur.