Fatmi, a former Union minister and four-time MP from Darbhanga, had deserted the RJD after being denied a ticket to contest the Lok Sabha polls, and he joined the JD U this week.
Mahesh, who became the first BSP member to enter the Karnataka assembly following the 2018 assembly polls, was the party’s most prominent face in Karnataka over the past two decades.
He creates separate wings for investigation process & maintenance of law and order for the first time at the police station level.
As per the new BSP organisation, one zone — with three to six leaders as prabhari (in-charge) — will now accommodate three state divisions.
While the RJD continues to face a leadership crisis, it also has reasons to worry about losing its support base.
In the Lok Sabha elections, the BSP won 10 seats, up from the zero in 2014, but the SP just managed to maintain its tally of five seats.
For the JDU-BJP alliance, defending the government will be a difficult task.
BSP chief Mayawati Sunday appointed her brother Anand Kumar as the party's national vice president and named her nephew Akash Anand as its national coordinator, a senior leader said.
Leaders of smaller regional parties desperately exploring ways to strengthen their organisation.
Having failed to win even a single Lok Sabha seat in the state for the first time, the party, whose founder Lalu Prasad is serving a jail sentence in the fodder scam case, faces an uncertain future.
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