Dhaka Union of Journalists
The Dhaka Union of Journalists is a trade union of journalists based in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Shaban Mahmud is the union's president and Sohel Haider Chowdhury is its general secretary. The union monitors freedom of speech and violence against journalists in Bangladesh.
|Full name||Dhaka Union of Journalists|
|Key people||Shaban Mahmud, President|
Sohel Haider Chowdhury, General Secretary
|Office location||Dhaka, Bangladesh|
The Dhaka Union of Journalists was founded in 1947. It had called for wages to be increased for journalists in ninth wage board. In 2017, the union protested against the section 57 of the Information and Communication Technology Act.
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