February 7, 2021 10:36:35 pm
Shiv Sena MP and spokesperson Arvind Sawant was appointed president of the party’s labour wing Bharatiya Kamgar Sena (BKS) on Sunday.
Sawant, an MP from South Mumbai, is a former Union minister and the Sena’s deputy leader. The BKS has a five lakh members across the state drawn from workers in airlines, at airports, MTNL, hospitals, five-star hotels, banking and manufacturing sectors, among others.
Sawant is currently president of Sena-affiliated unions such as Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Kamgar Sangh and Maharashtra ST Kamgar Sena, among others. The post of BKS president fell vacant after the demise of Suryakant Mahadik.
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