New Delhi, Sep 19 (UNI) Mr Hormusji N Cama of the Bombay Samachar Weekly was today elected President of the Indian Newspaper Society (INS) for 2008-09 at its 69th annual general meeting held in Bangalore.
He succeeds Mr Bahubali S Shah of Gujarat Samachar.
Mr Paresh Nath (Woman's Era) is the new Deputy President, Mr T Venkattram Reddy (Deccan Chronicle) will take over as Vice President and Mr Rakesh Sharma (Hindustan Times, Patna) is the honorary treasurer, an INS release here said.
Mr V Shanakaran is the new secretary of the society.
Other members of the executive Committee of INS include Mr B S Adityan (Vaarantari Rani); Mr L Adimoolam (Health&The Antiseptic); Mr Girish Agarwal (Dainik Bhaskar, Bhopal); Mr Tariq Ansari (Mid-day); Mr Ashish Bagga (India Today); Mr Samahit Bal (Pragativadi); Mr P V Chandran (Grihalakshmi); Mr V K Chopra (Dainik Asam); Mr Devendra Darda (Lokmat Times); Mr Jagjit Singh Dardi (Charhdikala Daily); Mr Bhaskar Das (Maharashtra Times); Mr Ravindra Dhariwal (Navbharat Times); Mr Mahendra Mohan Gupta (Dainik Jagran); Mr Pradeep Gupta (Dataquest); Mr Shailesh Gupta (Dainik Jagran, Varanasi); Mr Shekhar Gupta (Loksatta, Mumbai); Mr Sanjay Hazari (The Tribune); Mr Mohit Jain (Economic Times).
Other members are Mr K N Tilak Kumar (Prajavani); Mr Ravindra Kumar (The Statesman); Dr R Lakshmipathy (Dinamalar); Mr Atul Maaheshwari (Amar Ujala); Mr Vilas A Marathe (Dainik Hindustan, Amravati); Mr Naresh Mohan (Sunday Statesman); Mr Abhijit Pratap Pawar (Gomantak, Goa); Mr Maheshwer Peri (Outlook); Mr R M R Ramesh (Dinakaran); Mr Somesh Sharma (Rashtradoot Saptahik); Mr Manoj Kumar Sonthalia (Kannada Prabha); Mr Kiran B Vadodaria (Sambhaav Metro); Mr M Venkatesh (Hindustan Times, New Delhi); Mr Kundan R Vyas (Vyapar); Mr Vijay Darda (Lokmat);Mr Mammen Mathew (Malayala Manorama); Mr Vijay Kumar Chopra (Punjabi Kesari, Jalandhar); Mr Pratap G Pawar (Sakal); Mr Abhay Chhajlani (Nai Dunia); Mr M P Veerendrakumar (Mathrubhumi); Mr Pradeep Guha (Divya Bhaskar); Mr Jacob Mathew (Vanitha); Mr Bahubali S Shah (Gujarat Samachar).
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