Shashi Tharoor’s relatives join BJP

Tharoor’s aunt Sobhana Sasikumar and her husband Sasikumar said they had been long time supporters of the BJP and wondered why such a function was organised to welcome them into the party.

By Author  |  Published: 15th Mar 2019  10:36 pm

Kochi: The BJP welcomed Congress leader Shashi Tharoor’s aunt and her husband into the party fold at a function here Friday but faced embarrassment as they said they were already supporters of the saffron party. The development comes a day after congress spokesperson Tom Vadakkan joined the BJP.

Tharoor’s aunt Sobhana Sasikumar and her husband Sasikumar said they had been long time supporters of the BJP and wondered why such a function was organised to welcome them into the party.