September 28, 2010 12:52:00 PM IST A S Mitra, Bollywood Trade News Network
Filmmaker Ramesh Sippy has been unanimously elected as President of The Film & Television Producers Guild of India Ltd.
Mukesh Bhatt, Rakesh Roshan, Karan Johar, Vipul Shah, and Siddharth Roy Kapur were elected as vice-presidents while Manish Goswami and Ashim Samanta were elected as treasurers.
While Bobby Bedi would be chairman of the Delhi Chapter, Goutam Ghose will head the Kolkata Chapter and D Suresh Babu will head the Hyderabad Chapter.
Other members of the newly elected Council of Management of Guild are: Yash Chopra, Manmohan Shetty, Kamal Kumar Barjatya, Ravi Chopra, Amit Khanna, Raj Tilak, Dheeraj Kumar, Sushilkumar Agrawal, Rajkumar Kohli, A G Nadiadwala, Subhash Ghai, Ashutosh Gowariker, Vishal Bharadwaj, Farhan Akhtar and Prosenjit Chatterjee.
The election took place at the meeting of Guild Council of Management held immediately after the 56th Annual General Meeting held on 25 September at Hotel Sun-n-Sand in Mumbai.