Elita Karim (Dilshad Karim Elita on papers) has more than 16 years of experience in print journalism. She is currently the Editor of Arts & Entertainment and Star Youth of the Daily Star in Dhaka. Bangladesh. Elita is also a famous singer and a media personality in Bangladesh. She has written articles on issues like women’s rights, child trafficking, migration, culture etc. In 2009, Elita was awarded the Best Article Award by Red Cross International for her story ‘From Hell and Back’, where she spent two days in theborder area, with rescued teenaged girls, who were otherwise kidnapped to work as sex workers in India.