La Ganesan

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La Ganesan
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MP of Rajya Sabha for Madhya Pradesh [1]
In office
6 October 2016 – 2 April 2018
Preceded byNajma Heptullah
Succeeded byKailash Soni, BJP
Personal details
Political partyBJP

iLa. Ganeshan is an Indian politician and senior leader of Bharatiya Janata Party. He is at present the party's National Council Member[2] and has earlier served the party in various capacities.

Before being appointed as the General Secretary of TN BJP unit, he was a Pracharak in RSS.[3] He then served as the National Secretary and then as the Vice President of BJP at the national level.[4] Later he was selected as the President of BJP's Tamil Nadu state unit.

He is now Member of Parliament in RajyaSabha.

iLa. Ganeshan is popularly known as La. Ganesan in the English media and as iLa. Ganesan (இல. கணேசன்) among the Tamil Nadu public and party men. He is also addressed in short as LG by many.


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  2. ^ "BJP-DMDK alliance possible: L Ganesan". The Economic Times. 9 July 2013. Retrieved 9 January 2014.
  3. ^ "Munde lobbies for Mahajan's post, but RSS has other plans". The Indian Express. 13 May 2006. Retrieved 9 January 2014.
  4. ^ "By elevating Ganesan, BJP hopes to strengthen State unit". The Indian Express. 1 February 2006. Retrieved 9 January 2014.