Veteran actor Mammootty decided to withdraw his candidacy and thus Mohanlal is likely to be the new president of AMMA. While Edavela Babu was elected the new general secretary, comedian and character artiste Jagdish was brought in as treasurer. It is said to be one of the reasons that influenced Innocent’s decision to step down. According to a source, Mammootty, who was the present General Secretary, sensed that things would not be conducive for him if there was an election. The development came as veteran actor Mammootty decided to withdraw his candidacy. (With inputs from IANS)
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© IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd He, however, changed his stance and cancelled Dileep’s membership from the association after the latter was arrested in the case last year. There were 12 candidates in the fray for 11 executive committee member posts. The election was necessitated after outgoing AMMA President Innocent resigned from the post after 18 years. It may be recalled that Innocent drew a lot of flak initially for throwing his weight behind actor Dileep when he was first accused of conspiring an attack against a female actor. The general body of AMMA will meet on June 24 to elect the president, vice-presidents, secretary, general secretary, treasurer and other executive committee members. On the last day of nominations on Friday, all the main posts got only one nomination each. 2018-06-10T19:17:38+05:30″>
Published: June 10, 2018 7:17:38 pm
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