Members of the Affiliation of Malayalam Film Artistes (AMMA) elected new office-bearers for 2021-2024 at its annual basic physique assembly right here on Sunday.
Mohanlal and Edavela Babu had been unanimously elected president and basic secretary respectively.
The key change has come within the composition of the 11-member govt committee, through which there will likely be 4 ladies actors. The manager committee members had been chosen via a well-contested election.
The 2 vice-presidents — Sweta Menon and Manian Pilla Raju — had been additionally elected via ballots solid by 316 members within the annual basic physique assembly. Asha Sharath was the third candidate to the submit of the vice-president.
Lal and Vijay Babu, who contested towards the formally nominated group of actors to the chief committee, received whereas Honey Rose and Nivin Pauly misplaced.
Babu Raj, Lena, Rachana Narayanankutty, Manju Pillai, Surabhi, Sudhir Karamana, Tini Tom, Tovino Thomas and Unni Mukundan are the others elected to the chief committee. Siddique and Jaysurya had been unanimously elected treasurer and joint secretary respectively.
Mohanlal stated throughout a press convention after the elections that the movie business was on a revival path and he would attempt to cement the unity amongst members of the movie fraternity.
The competition for the submit of vice-president was a part of efforts to strengthen AMMA, stated Manian Pilla Raju through the press meet. Lal stated he contested to be a part of the organisation that was supporting the movie business in an enormous approach. Each of them performed down the factor of contest to varied positions in AMMA.