JD(U) national executive reconstituted

Shyam Razak, former RJD leader and close aide of Lalu Prasad, has been nominated as one of the general secretaries of the reconstituted national executive of Janta Dal (United).

Updated: Jun 23, 2010, 22:03 PM IST

New Delhi: Shyam Razak, former RJD leader and
close aide of Lalu Prasad, has been nominated as one of the
general secretaries of the reconstituted national executive of
Janta Dal (United).

Razak had parted ways from RJD after its poor show in Lok
Sabha polls last year.

He is one of the eight JD-U general secretaries in the new
national executive.
Javed Raza, who has also been retained as JD-U general
secretary said the newly constituted executive represented all
sections and will strengthen the party ahead of the Bihar
Assembly elections.

K C Tyagi has been renominated as Chief General
Secretary and spokesperson, while Gallangowda Nadgowda, who
was Karnataka unit chief of the party, has been appointed Vice
President.

Rajya Sabha MP Shivanand Tewari has also been retained as
party general secretary and spokesperson.
Others nominated as general secretaries are Ramendra Kumar
Ravi, Arun Kumar Srivastava, Chandraj Sindhvi, Bhim Singh and
Ghulam Rasool Baliawi.

Afaque Ahmed Khan, Virendra Singh Bidhudi Shivraj and
Rajiv Jaiswal have been made secretaries. Shivraj and Jaiswal
are new inclusions. Shashi Bhushan Sourabh has been retained
as treasurer.

PTI