Chennai: Twelve functionaries of Tamil Nadu Pradesh Youth Congress, who are supporters of GK Vasan, have been expelled from the party as per the advice of All-India Youth Congress.
Those expelled include state-level youth Congress functionaries P S Palani, Anuradha, Victory Jayakumar and Sathya, state YC President J Vijay Elanchezian said today.
Also, presidents of Central Chennai, Tiruvallur, Namakkal, Thanjavur, Dindigul, Virudunagar, Mayiladuthurai and Madurai YC Parliamentary constituencies have been expelled.
"The functionaries have been expelled as per the advice of the All India Youth Congress and cadres are requested to not have any party based relationship with them," Elanchezian said in a statement here.
Vasan, on November 3, announced his exit from the Congress and formation of his own outfit, whose name and symbol would be made known soon in a meeting in Tiruchirappalli.