|Major reshuffle in party; T.T.V.Dinakaran removed from the list of office-bearers|
Jayakumar new MGR Mandram secretary
Thambidurai is propaganda secretary
CHENNAI: The All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam general secretary Jayalalithaa on Monday effected a major reshuffle in the party, removing Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament T.T.V.Dinakaran from the list of office-bearers.
Former Chief Minister and party Election Wing secretary O. Paneerselvam replaces Mr. Dinakaran, a nephew of Ms.Jayalalithaa’s friend Sasikala, as the party’s treasurer.
Former Minister and Fishermen wing secretary D. Jayakumar will be the party’s new MGR Mandram secretary. He replaces D. Madhusoodhanan, the chairman of the party presidium, who was holding additional charge. Mr. Madhusoodhanan will continue as the presidium chairman.
Organising secretary M.Thambidurai will be the new propaganda secretary, replacing Edapadi K. Palanichamy, who has now been made one of the organising secretaries.
P.H. Pandian, the minorities welfare wing president, will also be an organising secretary.
Former Minister Pollachi V. Jayaraman has been nominated as the party’s new election wing secretary while former MLA N.R.Sivapathi will be party’s MGR youth wing secretary.
Former Minister K.K.Kalaimani will take Mr. Jayakumar’s place as the fishermen’s wing secretary, while A.Justin Selvaraj will be the new minorities wing president.
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