Telangana state unit president, Bandi Sanjay (File photo)HYDERABAD: Three months after he took over as Telangana state unit president, Bandi Sanjay announced his team on Sunday.
The 23-member team includes eight state vice-presidents, four general secretaries, eight secretaries and two treasurers. The president also announced chiefs for BJP’s various wings like Yuva Morcha, Mahila Morcha, Kisan Morcha, SC, ST, OBC and Minority Morcha.
Party sources said the committee is a mix of both old and new leaders and both from the cities and districts. The Karimnagar MP Sanjay also gave preference to the young in his team by keeping some senior leaders. Among the eight vice presidents, former MLAs G Vijaya Rama Rao, Chintala Ramachandra Reddy, Sankineni Venkateshwara Rao, NVSS Prabhakar, Yennam Srinivas Reddy have been given the posts. Apart from them G Manohar Reddy and Bandaru Shobha Rani were also appointed as vice presidents.
Of the four general secretaries, daughter of former BJP national president Bangaru Laxman, Bangaru Shruthi was made general secretaries and G Premender Reddy, who was also general secretary in the previous committee, has been appointed in the same post. Two others Dugyala Pradeep Kumar from Peddapalli and Manthri Srinivasulu (organizing secretary) have been made part of the committee. Eight secretaries including Raghunandan Rao, ex MLA Kujna Satyavathi, D Prakash Reddy. Interestingly four secretaries of eight are women.
Three spokespersons Krishna Sagar Rao, P Rajani Kumari and A Rakesh Reddy have been appointed to take care of media relations and update on the party affairs. Krishna Sagar Rao has been acting as chief spokesperson till now.
With regard to BJP’s various wings, Yuva Morcha will be headed by A Bhanu Prakash, Mahila Morcha chief post given to K Geetha Murthy. The other wing presidents are Kisan Morcha- Kondapally Sridhar Reddy, SC Morcha- Koppu Basha, ST Morcha- Hussain Nayak, OBC Morcha- Ale Bhaskar and Minority Morcha- Afsar Pasha.