New Delhi, BJP president Amit Shah and working president J P Nadda on Tuesday held a meeting of the party’s poll incharges from Delhi, Maharashtra and Haryana here. The meeting assumes significance as these three states and Jharkhand will be going for Assembly polls shortly, sources said.
On August 9, putting the party’s poll preparedness on fast track, BJP chief Amit Shah had assigned crucial election-related responsibilities to Union Ministers, State Ministers by making them poll incharges and co-incharge. In Maharashtra, BJP National General Secretary Bhupendra Yadav is the in charge for election, Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya and former Karnataka MLA Lakshman Savdi are co incharges.
In the national Capital, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar has been made Election in charge, while Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri and Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai have been appointed as election co-in charges.
Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar has been made Election in charge for Haryana and Uttar Pradesh Minister Bhupendra Singh has been made Election co-in charge. In Delhi polls are due by February; in three other states, polls are to be held later this year.