THIRUVANANTHAPURAM : K Surendran has been appointed as BJP State President. The selection was announced by the party’s national president JP Nadda.
The position had been vacant for quite some time now after Surendran’s predecessor PS Sreedharan Pillai left to take over as Mizoram governor shortly after byelections last year.
Surendran hails from Ulleri in Kozhikode. His family comprises : Wife – Sheeba; Children – Harikrishnan, and Gayatri. He graduated in Chemistry from Guruvayurappan College and entered politics through ABVP , where he went on to become State President of Yuva Morcha. He has contested General Election thrice and Assembly elections for an equal number of times.