DHARWAAD: MLA Aravind Bellad has been appointed as BJP’s Hubballi-Dharwad City district unit president at a meeting of BJP leaders here on Monday.
Bellad assumed charge within two hours after the appointment. A total of 11 leaders had vied for the post, while Bellad was an aspirant for a ministerial berth.
Meanwhile, Basavaraj Kundgolmath has been appointed as the president of BJP Dharwad rural district unit president.
Organising the BJP’s pro-CAA rally to be addressed by BJP chief and Union Home Minister Amit Shah in Hubballi on January 18 is the first major task for Bellad and Kundgolmath, in their new positions.