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JP Nadda to launch Lokkho Sonar Bangla manifesto crowdsourcing campaign tomorrow in Kolkata
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JP Nadda to launch Lokkho Sonar Bangla manifesto crowdsourcing campaign tomorrow in Kolkata

Bharatiya Janata Party President JP Nadda will launch Lokkho Sonar Bangla manifesto crowdsourcing campaign in Kolkata, West Bengal months ahead of the Assembly polls on Thursday. Nadda will be on a visit to West Bengal tomorrow. According to the schedule, the BJP chief will reach Kolkata tonight. On Thursday he is scheduled to launch the Lokkho Sonar Bangla manifesto crowdsourcing campaign at Hastings BJP office, Kolkata. Through the move, the BJP aims to reach all constituencies in West Bengal to prepare its manifesto for the state election. Suggestions from across the state will be collected before preparing the party's West Bengal poll manifesto. Lokkho Sonar Bangla manifesto crowdsourcing campaign will have more than 200 meetings with the common people, opinion makers, intellect...
JP Nadda to take stock of party’s poll preparedness ahead of crucial Assembly elections
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JP Nadda to take stock of party’s poll preparedness ahead of crucial Assembly elections

BJP National President JP Nadda is scheduled to take stock of the poll preparedness of the party ahead of crucial Assembly polls in various states at a meeting with general secretaries and general secretaries (organisation) on Saturday. The crucial meeting comes a day ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's scheduled to address the national 'karyakarini' of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on February 21. According to sources, Nadda will chair the meeting of national general secretaries and general secretaries (organisation) on February 20 where he will be apprised about the organisational tasks undertaken by these general secretaries in their respective states. "The idea is to take stock of how well prepared we are for the Assembly polls in various states. Along with this, there is s...
JP Nadda says Development only possible when Mamata Banerjee leaves, lotus blooms in West Bengal
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JP Nadda says Development only possible when Mamata Banerjee leaves, lotus blooms in West Bengal

Development in West Bengal is only possible when Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee leaves and the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) 'kamal' (lotus) blooms, said BJP national President JP Nadda on Wednesday. "(Prime Minister) Modiji has tried everything possible to bring development in Bengal while Mamata has exploited the public through appeasement and dictatorship, and damaged Bengal's culture. Development in West Bengal will be possible only if you say goodbye to Mamata's government and welcome the BJP's lotus," Nadda said while attending the party's 'Cha Chakra' programme in the Kharagpur district. "Kamal is the way ahead. It will bring development to Bengal. Recently, Modi Ji dedicated Rs 4,700 crore for a refinery project and Rs 25,000 crore for highways here. All this development will be...
Mamata Didi has done injustice to farmers in West Bengal: JP Nadda
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Mamata Didi has done injustice to farmers in West Bengal: JP Nadda

Slamming the West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee over not implementing Prime Minister's Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana in the state, Bharatiya Janata Party President JP Nadda on Saturday said, "Didi has done injustice to the farmers in the state". "Mamata Didi has done injustice to the farmers here. She in her stubbornness, ego, and pride, did not roll out PM's Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana in West Bengal. This has kept over 70 lakh farmers deprived of its benefit," Nadda said while addressing in Malda. The BJP chief said that Mamata announced that she will also roll out the scheme in the state after when around 25 lakh people urged the Centre for the matter and the elections were around the corner in the state. "When around 25 lakh people urged to the Centre, then Mamata Ji said I will a...
BJP chief JP Nadda arrives in Kochi
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BJP chief JP Nadda arrives in Kochi

Bharatiya Janata Party National President Jagat Prakash Nadda Thursday arrived in Kochi from Thiruvananthapuram. He left to Thrissur in an open jeep from the airport with a huge gathering of BJP workers flanking his jeep and waving BJP party flags. BJP State President K Surendran was seen accompanying him. Nadda is on a two-day visit to Kerala from Wednesday to review the election preparations ahead of state Assembly polls. The state Assembly is scheduled to go for polls later this year. B Gopalakrishnan, BJP State Spokesperson, said on Nadda's arrival, "We expect Nadda Ji to deliver a message to our party workers for the upcoming Assembly polls. Our vote share in the state is constantly rising and his message will give a further boost to it." "Left front and UDF are hijacking BJP's...
Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan has lost his credibility, says JP Nadda
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Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan has lost his credibility, says JP Nadda

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National President Jagat Prakash Nadda, who arrived here on Wednesday for a two-day visit to Kerala ahead of the state Assembly elections, slammed the ruling party of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) and said that Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has lost his credibility. "Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has been attacking constitutional bodies. In the gold scam, the involvement of the Chief Minister Office has embarrassed self-respecting Malayalis, not only in Kerala but the world over. Pinarayi Vijayan has lost his credibility," Nadda said while addressing a press conference here. "An investigation which is going on is going to throw further light and it seems many ministers are going to come to light," he said. The BJP chief blamed the ...
Republic Day: JP Nadda unfurls national flag at party headquarters
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Republic Day: JP Nadda unfurls national flag at party headquarters

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President JP Nadda unfurled the national flag at party headquarters in New Delhi on the occasion of the 72nd Republic Day. He also extended his greetings to the people on the occasion of Republic Day. "Wish you all a very happy 72nd Republic Day. Let us all ensure our commitment to national unity, integrity and pride on the biggest festival of the world's largest democracy. Wishing you all a Happy #RepublicDay. Jai Hind!" BJP President tweeted. Meanwhile, security has been tightened in the national capital with police barricades mounted at various important places in the city including ITO, Yamuna Bridge and other locations ahead of the Republic Day parade. India's military might, cultural diversity, social and economic progress will be on display d...
Assam’s culture, language, and identity have been given due recognition by JP Nadda
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Assam’s culture, language, and identity have been given due recognition by JP Nadda

Assam's culture, language, and identity have been given due recognition by  J P Nadda at public meeting in Silchar. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Jagat Prakash Nadda, who is is Assam, said on Monday that the party has always given due recognition to the state's culture, language and identity. He also said that the BJP will return to power in Assam in Assembly elections, scheduled in April-May. "It is the responsibility of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to safeguard the culture and language of Assam and the party has always given importance to these things," Nadda said while addressing a rally in Silchar in Barak Valley. "BJP is working peacefully for the development of Assam, after taking into consideration interests of all communities," he added. He also highlighted tha...
‘PM has bridged development gap of last 60 years in 6 years’, says JP Nadda
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‘PM has bridged development gap of last 60 years in 6 years’, says JP Nadda

Prime Minster Narendra Modi’s policies have bridged the development gap of the last 60 years in the six years since he has assumed power, underlined BJP president JP Nadda at a press conference to mark the first anniversary of the second term of the NDA government. The same sentiment was expressed by home minister Amit Shah in a tweet while congratulating PM Modi on the completion of first year in office in the second term. There will be 250 press conferences and 2000 rallies, all virtual, to bring home the achievements of the government to the people, said Nadda.
Amit Shah, BJP leaders discuss Covid-19 at JP Nadda’s home, first meet since lockdown
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Amit Shah, BJP leaders discuss Covid-19 at JP Nadda’s home, first meet since lockdown

Senior ministers and BJP leaders met at party chief JP Nadda’s residence on Thursday to discuss the prevailing Covid-19 situation in the country. Union home minister Amit Shah was among those present at the meeting which is understood to have discussed strategy to reach out to the poor and underprivileged sections in the country. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had on Tuesday announced a comprehensive Rs 20 lakh crore special economic package for the country to become “self-reliant” and deal with Covid-19 crisis. Suggestions were also sought from the leaders on what more needs to be done to alleviate the distress during the trying times. Sources said this was the first such meeting held at the residence of Nadda with majority of union ministers present along with party leaders sin...
Jana Sena Party chief Pawan Kalyan meets BJP president JP Nadda
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Jana Sena Party chief Pawan Kalyan meets BJP president JP Nadda

Jana Sena Party chief Pawan Kalyan met the BJP national president JP Nadda in New Delhi on Thursday morning. Discussions between the leaders of the two parties that entered into an alliance in Andhra Pradesh, are expected to focus on the opposition to YS Jagan Mohan Reddy government’s plans to shift the state capital from Amravati. On Wednesday, Telugu actor-turned-politician Kalyan, accompanied by a few Bharatiya Janata Party leaders, had met Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to apprise her about the economic and political situation in the state. As per media reports, Pawan reiterated that the central government is not on board with the Jagan government’s three-capital move. The Jana Sena has been critical of the YSRC government’s claims that the proposal for shifting the ca...
JP Nadda elected BJP’s chief amid praise from top brass
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JP Nadda elected BJP’s chief amid praise from top brass

Jagat Prakash Nadda was on Monday elected unopposed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president, taking over from Amit Shah after the latter’s five-and-a-half-year tenure, even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the party will scale new heights under the 59-year-old Nadda’s leadership. A senior BJP leader from Himachal Pradesh, Nadda was picked to lead the party months after it retained power in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. He takes over the reins at a time when the BJP is facing opposition from political rivals over the new citizenship law. Political analysts said consolidating the party’s electoral strategy after recent setbacks in states will be a key task for him. His election as the 11th president of the BJP was announced by Radha Mohan Singh, who is in charge of the organisat...