Bahujan Samaj Party Supremo Mayawati today appointed her brother Anand Kumar as the party-Vice President. The official announcement regarding this was made during a party function held on the occasion of birth anniversary of BR Ambedkar in Lucknow.
He has not even been a primary member of the BSP but has been empowered by the party chief to carry out party activities in her absence. Our correspondent reports that Sri Kumar has been facing an Income-Tax and Enforcement Directorate inquiry for his alleged links with bogus companies.
Mr Kumar has been appointed on the new post on condition that he will never become MP, MLA or CM.