Chandigarh, March 3: The Bharatiya Janata Party has appointed Dalit leader Praveen Tank as a special invitee member of the Punjab BJP executive. According to a letter issued by the Punjab BJP, Tank has been appointed on the instructions of state president Ashwani Sharma. There is a wave of happiness in Dalit society with the appointment of Tank. Earlier, Tank was the BSP candidate from the Chandigarh Lok Sabha seat in the last Lok Sabha elections, but later joined the BJP inspired by the BJP’s policies. Praveen Tank also thanked BJP state president Ashwani Sharma and state general secretary Jeevan Gupta for his appointment and assured that he along with his team would do their utmost to strengthen the party.