DMK Chief MK Stalin’s son Undhayanidhi Stalin appointed as DMK youth wing secretary
DMK chief MK Stalin’s son Udhayanidhi Stalin was appointed as a DMK youth win secretary, breaking all assertions about the succession.
In DMK the youth wing secretary post is very powerful. Especially as Stalin had held the same post from 1982 to 2017. He forsaken after becoming DMK working president, after his father M Karunanidhi, the party president fell ill.
The sources said Udhayanidhhi will now be groomed to lead Stalin as DMK’s future president. During that Udhayanidhi would be made the party youth wing secretary on May 29, later many district secretaries of the party said to Stalin, talking it would help energize youth wing. Stalin selects to consult party general secretary K Anbazhagan before taking a call. A source stated the party leadership had regarded giving the post to MLA Anbil Mahesh Poiyamozhi. Mahesh, however, rejected the offer saying he would rather work as Udhayanidhi’s lieutenant.
MP Saminathan, who had the post of youth wing secretary up to now, has been glad about the post, a statement from Anbazhagan said. The statement said that all other office workers of the youth wing should work under Udhayanidhi.
Mahesh Poiyamozhi stated that “I take this opportunity to congratulate m close friend for getting elevated as the head of DMK youth wing.” Reacted the DMK MLAs by thumping the desks. Surprisingly, no AIADMK member opposed Mahesh referring to an internal affair of the DMK in the House.
MDMK general secretary said that Vaiko congratulated Udhayanidhi and said his elections canvass were a success. TNCC president K S Alagiri also extended wishes.