TMC appointed former JD(U) MP Pawan Varma as its national vice-president

News Desk: The TMC on Sunday appointed former Janata Dal (United) MP Pawan Varma as its national vice-president.

Mr Varma was an adviser to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, but parted ways with the JD(U) in 2020 and later joined the TMC.

He was also a former Indian Foreign Service officer.

“Hon’ble Chairperson, Smt. @MamataOfficial takes great pride in appointing Shri @PavanK_Varma as the Vice President of All India Trinamool Congress with immediate effect” the party said in a tweet.