MP Nalin Kumar replaces as State BJP president
Karnataka BJP government assigned the Dakshina Kannada MP Nalin Kumar Kateel as replaces the State president of the BJP party.
While BJP National General Secretary Arun Singh has informed that BJP national president Amit Shah has appointed Nalin Kumar as BJP State president with immediate effect.
Mr. Kateel is the second person from Dakshina Kannada to become BJP state unit president, the first being Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilisers D.V. Sadananda Gowda.
The three-time MP defeated Congress veteran leaders twice and the recently held LS poll, he trounced Congress youth leaders Mithun Rai and retained power in Mangaluru constituency.