Chidambaram man is new TNCC chief
Tamil Nadu

Chidambaram man is new TNCC chief


K S Alagiri, a senior Congressman and a loyalist of former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram, has been appointed the Tamil Nadu Congress Committee by Congress president Rahul Gandhi. Alagiri, a former MP, replaces S Thirunakkarasar.

An announcement by All India Congress Committee general secretary,K C Venugopal said that Alagiri, a former MP, will be assisted by four working presidents.

It is a move to have a collective leadership ahead of the Lok Sabha elections as in-fighting has been the bane of the party for long.