A BJP party source said that Khushbu will join the party in presence of the party's national president JP Nadda
Police said a BJP functionary was holding the balloons which were to be released later in the air when firecrackers were also burst as part of the celebrations.
Although the BJP and AIADMK are in an alliance, the bond between the two parties has been fraying in recent months.
BJP leader Murugan said that he was not aware of the background of every person, approaching to join in the party.
BJP has ability to win 60 Assembly seats in Tamil Nadu on its own, asserts state party chief L Murugan
Speaking to reporters ahead of the party's youth wing general body meeting, the Tamil Nadu BJP chief said that the party’s efforts were focused on the 2021 Assembly elections.
However, the Hindu Munnani, a right-leaning group associated with the BJP, has announced that it would defy the ban and instal idols across TN.
State BJP chief L Murugan said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been upholding the glory of Tamil language wherever he goes.
Amirtha Vijayakumar was DMK’s Thirukadaiyur functionary before joining the BJP nine years ago while Kannan Gurukal is a priest in the Shri Abhirami Amirthagateswarar Temple in Thirukadaiyur.
Several BJP leaders and local body representatives from Vedaranyam joined DMK along with Vedarathinam.
Loose talk by a few DMK leaders also helped the BJP in its campaign. One such statement by the party spokesperson RS Bharathi, for which he has apologised, nearly landed him in prison.
Actors Madhuvanthi Arun, Gautami, 'Kutti' Padmini and Nameetha, have been appointed as State executive committee members.
From 2006 till his death, he served as a member of the BJP’s national general council. In the course of his political career, he led several agitations in Salem and other districts, even going to pris
In a DMK release, MK Stalin announced the decision to remove Duraisamy from the party post but did not mention the reason for the action.
The post evoked sharp response even from one of its allies, PMK. Party founder S Ramadoss, tweeted saying that the post by 'the BJP’s IT wing is disgusting. '
Following vandalism of Periyar, Lenin statues, Tamil Nadu BJP leader H Raja forced to tender apology for FB post; PM Narendra Modi expresses displeasure
Meanwhile, two BJP functionaries who were arrested for damaging Periyar's statue in Vellore district of Tamil Nadu has been expelled from the party.