Kannada film producer Munirathna has been elected as the new
President of the Kannada Film Producer Association (KFPA). The
elections for the KFPA were held on Sunday afternoon and the
producer has beaten his nearest rival Ba. Ma. Harish with a big
margin of 78 votes.
In the elections for the president of the KFPA, Munirathna
received 131 votes while Ba Ma Harish managed to get 53 votes.
After he won the election, the producer addressed the media and
said that his priority was to work for the welfare of Kannada film
producers. He said, “I want to restore the dignity of the film
Meanwhile, the elections for the posts of Vice President and
Secretary were also held on the same day. Producers A Ganesh and
Surappa Babu were elected as the Vice President and the Secretary
of the Association. Candidates for the post of Joint Secretary,
Treasurer and eight executive committee were elected unanimously
after the other contestants withdrew their candidature in time.