Kokje got 131 votes and defeated incumbent Raghava Reddy who mustered 60 votes. 192 delegates of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad were eligible to vote in today's election in Gurgaon.
Former working president Pravin Togadia, who batted for Redyy, however, alleged irregularities in the exercise.
Kokje proposed names for the new central executive team, which were approved the Board of Trustees, according to a VHP statement.
After the election, Togadia said they would continue to be the voice of Hindus.
He stressed the need to work together for building a Ram Temple at Ayodhya, getting a law enacted to ban cow slaughter and abrogating Article 370 and 35A.
Article 370 gives autonomous status to Jammu and Kashmir and Article 35A empowers its legislature to define the state's "permanent residents", their special rights and privileges.
Togadia alleged that there was an attempt to rig the elections.
It was "shocking and saddening" to see that the VHP has been made to bow before power "not for Hindu wellbeing but for individual whims and fancies of some powermongers", he said in a statement.
"Hindus all over can clearly see through the dirty political designs in cracking the grand VHP," he said.
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