Bhubaneswar: BJP national president JP Nadda today appointed party’s Lok Sabha (LS) election Prabhari (in-charge) and Saha Prabhari (co-in-charge) for several states in the country.
Nadda has appointed Rajya Sabha MP Vijaypal Singh Tomar as the LS poll in-charge for Odisha. MLA Lata Usendi has been appointed as co-in-charge for the state, said a notification issued by the BJP national general secretary and party’s headquarters in-charge Arun Singh.
Tomar is a Rajya Sabha MP from Uttar Pradesh and a former president of BJP Kisan Morcha (farmers’ wing).
Usendi is an MLA from Chhatishgarh and also a former Women and Child Development minister in the neighbouring state.
BJP national vice-president Baijayant Panda has been appointed as party’s LS election in-charge for politically crucial state of Uttar Pradesh.