BJP President J. P. Nadda has announced a new team of party's national office-bearers. The list of 12 National Vice Presidents includes Dr. Raman Singh from Chhattisgarsh, Vasundhara Raje Scindia from Rajasthan, Radha Mohan Singh from Bihar, Raghubar Das from Jharkhand and Mukul Roy from West Bengal. The list of eight General Secretaries, a crucial organization position in the party, has five new faces with Bhupender Yadav, Arun Singh and Kailash Vijayvargiya being retained.
The party has included Dushyant Kumar Gautam, D. Purandeswari, C. T. Ravi, Tarun Chugh and Dilip Saikia in the list of the National General Secretaries. B. L. Santhosh continues to remain as National General Secretary of the organization. V. Satish, Saudan Singh and Shiv Prakash continue to be the National Joint Secretaries.
The BJP has also announced the appointment of Rajesh Aggarwal as a Treasurer of the party. Party MP Tejasvi Surya has been made the President of the party's youth wing.
The party has also expanded its list of Spokesperson to 23, with MP Anil Baluni as the Chief Spokesman and its media head. The others' names include Sambit Patra, Sudhanshu Trivedi, Rajiv Pratap Rudy and Syed Shahnawaz Hussain.
Home Minister Amit Shah has extended his best wishes to all newly appointed national office bearers of the BJP. In a tweet, Mr Shah said that BJP is not just a party but an idea, which is constantly moving forward for the welfare of every section.
Mr Shah expressed hope that under the guidance of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and under the leadership of BJP President J. P. Nadda, the new team will work to further strengthen this idea. (AIR)