BJP releases 36-member UP executive committee list

Amit Singh and Ashutosh Tandon, sons of former BJP chief Rajnath Singh and sitting MP Lalji Tandon, were Tuesday appointed office bearers of the 36-member new Uttar Pradesh executive committee of BJP.

Last Updated: Aug 03, 2010, 12:53 PM IST

Lucknow: Amit Singh and Ashutosh Tandon,
sons of former BJP chief Rajnath Singh and sitting MP Lalji
Tandon, were Tuesday appointed office bearers of the 36-member
new Uttar Pradesh executive committee of BJP.

The list was announced by state BJP unit President
Surya Pratap Shahi nearly three months after he took over the
post.

"As per the list released by the state president, the
committee consists of 10 vice-president, six general
secretaries, one general secretary (organisation), one
assistant general secretary and 18 secretaries," a party
spokesman said here.

Son of former BJP national president Rajnath Singh,
Amit Singh has found place in the Shahi`s team as Secretary.

Similarly, sons of MP Lalji Tandon and late Brahma
Dutt Dwiwedi, Ashutosh Tandon and Major Sunil Dwiwedi, have
also been inducted as Secretaries.

The new committee has 108 executive members, 104
special invitees and 43 permanent invitees.

Besides, the party has nominated heads of its frontal
organisations as well.

Shushil Shakya as been nominated as the President of
Kisan Morcha, Madhu Mishra as Chief of Women`s Wing, Harish
Dubey is head of the Youth Wing Chief and Vidya Sagar Sonkar
and Safyat Hussain as Scheduled Caste Morcha and Minority
Morcha Chiefs respectively.

PTI