Bharatiya Janata Party national joint general secretary (organisation) B.L. Santosh has been elevated as national general secretary (organisation), the second-most important post in the party’s national organisation after that of the national president.
Mr. Santosh, 49, who hails from Udupi district in Karnataka, will replace veteran functionary Ram Lal who served for 13 years in the post. Mr. Santosh, an RSS man, will be the main link between the BJP and the RSS.
Mr. Santosh has been a key strategist for the party both in terms of strengthening the organisation and handling polls in the southern region, especially Karnataka.Read more
Source web page: The Hindu