|Published : 16 Oct 2016, 21:29:01|
Enayet Karim new GSF president
Bangladeshi sports organiser and economist Dr Enayet Karim has been elected President of the Global Sports Federation (GSF), a United Nations-affiliated international sports organisation, reports UNB.
The election was held recently in Ahmedabad, India, to form the apex body of the federation that will lead the world sports for next three years.
Dr Karim bagged 105 voters out of 158 UN member countries to defeat candidates of Greece, Australia and Suriname.
The election was conducted under the supervision of United Nations Office on Sports for Development and Peace (UNOSDP) led by a 3-member election commission.