Jammu: BJP has appointed sitting Lok Sabha MP Kirti Azad as Prabhari (in-charge) MP for Jammu and Kashmir. Azad will replace Rajan Sushant, who was earlier holding this charge, party's state president Shamsher Singh Manhas said on Thursday.

Manhas received a communication from senior BJP leader and Leader of Opposition Sushma Swaraj in this regard.

It was stated that the states having no representation in the Lok Sabha will be looked after by one of the sitting MPs of the party.