Napoleon becomes BJP vice-presidentPublished: November 26, 2015
Popular actor and former Union Minister D Napoleon has been appointed as the vice president of the Tamil Nadu unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party.
According to a party release, veteran music Gangai Amaran, who recently enrolled himself in the BJP, has been named the patron of the art wing. Actress Kutty Padmini has been appointed as vice-president of propaganda wing of the party and Gayathri Raghuram as state secretary of the art wing.
Veteran director Kasthuriraja has been inducted in the executive committee of the party. All these film personalities joined the ruling party in the recent past, it may be recalled.
“BJP is gearing up for the Tamil Nadu Assembly elections. In a bid to reach out to the public, it has appointed these popular faces in key posts. The leadership believes they will take the message to voters,” sources said.