Tamil Nadu BJP

Congress national spokesperson Khushbu Sundar to join BJP, say partymen

A BJP party source said that Khushbu will join the party in presence of the party's national president JP Nadda

published on : 11th October 2020

12 injured as gas balloons explode during Modi's birthday celebration in Chennai

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.

published on : 18th September 2020

State BJP president blames Tamil Nadu government for PM-KISAN scam

Although the BJP and AIADMK are in an alliance, the bond between the two parties has been fraying in recent months.

published on : 11th September 2020

Wanted history-sheeter shows up at BJP event to join party, narrowly escapes police

BJP leader Murugan said that he was not aware of the background of every person, approaching to join in the party.

published on : 31st August 2020

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.

published on : 31st August 2020

Tamil Nadu BJP should pick a different battle

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.

published on : 21st August 2020

No imposition of Hindi, Sanskrit: BJP counters TN politicos on National Education Policy

State BJP chief L Murugan said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been upholding the glory of Tamil language wherever he goes.

published on : 4th August 2020

Nagapattinam BJP district secretary, spiritual wing president among 700 to join DMK

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.

published on : 24th July 2020

BJP leader SK Vedarathinam quits party, rejoins DMK

Several BJP leaders and local body representatives from Vedaranyam joined DMK along with Vedarathinam.

published on : 22nd July 2020

Will BJP campaign to paint DMK as 'anti-Dalit' pay off?

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.

published on : 20th July 2020

Major reshuffle of office bearers in Tamil Nadu BJP; VP Duraisamy becomes state vice president

Actors Madhuvanthi Arun, Gautami, 'Kutti' Padmini and Nameetha, have been appointed as State executive committee members.

published on : 3rd July 2020

BJP Tamil Nadu former president KN Lakshmanan passes away at 90

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

published on : 2nd June 2020

Senior DMK leader VP Duraisamy stripped off party post, days after meeting Tamil Nadu BJP chief

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.

published on : 22nd May 2020

Tamil Nadu BJP deletes tweet on Periyar after facing backlash from political parties

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. '

published on : 25th December 2019

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.

published on : 7th March 2018
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