DMK removes Minister for Minorities Welfare Masthan from party office bearer post

Dr P Sekar has been appointed as "party in-charge" replacing Masthan.


Published Jun 12, 2024 | 11:51 AM Updated Jun 12, 2024 | 11:51 AM

Dr P Sekar replaces Masthan as Villupuram North unit secretary

The ruling DMK in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday, 11 June, removed Minister for Minorities Welfare and Non-Resident Tamils Welfare “Gingee” KS Masthan from the post of Villupuram North unit secretary with immediate effect.

A party statement issued by the general secretary and Minister Duraimurugan said Dr P Sekar had been appointed as “party in-charge” replacing Masthan.

Duraimurugan appealed to party cadres, and district office-bearers to extend their cooperation to Sekar.

In another statement, DMK said it has appointed Dr P Goutham Sigamani as the party ‘in-charge’ in Villupuram South following the demise of district secretary N Pughazhenthi.

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