Jammu, March 14: The BJP's Jammu and Kashmir unit nominated three leaders as state spokespersons and assigned important posts to several other members, who joined the party recently.
The appointments were made by BJP state president Ravinder Raina after consulting other senior party leaders, according to a press release.
The three new spokespersons are Lt General (retired) Rakesh Sharma, Abhinav Sharma and Ashwani Chrangoo.
The former army officer has also been appointed as in-charge for a party committee on defence and security issues, adding that Chrangoo, who is a prominent Kashmiri Pandit leader, is the spokesperson for the party on Kashmir affairs & Advocate Abhinav Sharma has been also given the post of member in the election management committee.
Former legislators Gharu Ram, Pawan Gupta and Baldev Sharma, and a former minister Bhushan Dogra were appointed as members of the state BJP working committee.
It said former chief engineer Sat Pal Manhas and party leaders Darshan Singh Thakkar, Raman Suri, Nitish Mahajan, Ravi Kumar Bakshi, Abhijeet Jasrotia, Bodh Raj Rao and Jagdish Raj Bhagat are also part of the committee.
The state BJP unit had also appointed its chief spokesperson and 10 state spokespersons .