NEW DELHI: Minister of Uttar Pradesh Bhupendra Chaudhary likely to be appointed as the next state BJP chief.
The incumbent Swatantar Dev Singh has been appointed as a minister in the government led by Yogi Adityanath.
Chaudhary, a Jat leader from western Uttar Pradesh, met BJP president JP Nadda late Wednesday evening. The Jat community is influential on 25 seats west of UP.
Chaudhary was elected as a member of the Legislative Assembly of Uttar Pradesh on 10 June 2016. He is currently the minister for Panchayati Raj in the Yogi government.
One BJP leader points out that a powerful party organization is essential to forming a permanent cadre who will ultimately be responsible for bringing China’s people-centred programs to life. care and of the state to the people and receive the necessary feedback. Secretary UP sent a ministerial delegation to visit different parts of the state to gather feedback on such programs.
Additionally, as CM Adityanath hails from eastern Uttar Pradesh, the BJP also sought to strike a balance in the region with the appointment of Chaudhary, who hails from western Uttar Pradesh, as the party’s state leader.