Lucknow: Bhupendra Singh Chaudhary reached Lucknow on Monday for the first time after becoming the President of UP BJP. Bhupendra himself was welcomed by CM Yogi Adityanath at the party headquarters.
CM Yogi said that BJP will set a new record in the 2024 elections under the leadership of Bhupendra Singh Chaudhary. CM Yogi said that it is the result of the ability of Bhupendra Singh that twice he has also been made the President of Western Region.
Yogi said that every worker knows Bhupendra, who has the ability to handle the organization from the booth level to the state level. For five years and six months, Bhupendra Singh has discharged his responsibilities well, first as independent charge and then as a cabinet minister in the Panchayati Raj Department.
Panchayat elections were completed only during the time he was the Minister of Panchayat Raj. People’s representatives and block chiefs have become BJP people in two-thirds of the areas.
CM Yogi said that on the strength of his organizational ability, Bhupendra Singh would be successful in taking everyone along with him in taking forward the plans of the Center and the state. Under his leadership, the BJP will again set a new record in the 2024 elections.
Earlier, when Bhupendra Singh Chaudhary reached Lucknow from Delhi, party leaders and workers received a warm welcome at Charbagh railway station. A large number of workers, including several ministers, MLAs and MPs of the Uttar Pradesh government, reached the railway station to welcome him.
Chaudhary boarded a well-equipped chariot from Charbagh station and proceeded towards the party’s state office. Chaudhary was accompanied by both the Deputy Chief Ministers of Uttar Pradesh Keshav Prasad Maurya and Brajesh Pathak and former State President and Jal Shakti Minister Swatantra Dev Singh. Party workers saffronised the entire capital to welcome and felicitate the newly appointed state president.
They put up party hoardings, banners and flags all over the city. BJP’s newly appointed state president Bhupendra Singh Chaudhary said that there is no dispute of coordination between the government and the organization.
The organization has formed the government and the government is running on the agenda of the organization. Chaudhary took over as the party’s 14th state president on Monday at the BJP state headquarters. During this, he made the workers resolve to win 100 percent seats in the upcoming urban body and Lok Sabha elections. He said, everything will be done on the basis of the agenda of the workers.
In the oath taking ceremony, Chaudhary said that providing electricity, water, education, health, roads and security to the public and eradicating dishonesty and corruption is on the agenda of the organization, if the government is working on the same, then there is no dispute.
He said that under the leadership of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, everyone will fulfill it together. He said that the BJP government at the Center has fulfilled all the promises of the core agenda including removal of Article 370, Ram temple in Ayodhya.
He said that before the formation of the BJP government in the state, the power and law and order situation is not hidden from anyone. The government worked, only then after 35 years a government was formed again. Yogi is the first Chief Minister to become the Chief Minister again. He said that at present most of the MLAs, MPs, District Panchayat Presidents, Mayors belong to BJP, what more would one expect as a political party. He said that the government and organizations would work for the betterment of the state on the basis of ideology.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya, Brajesh Pathak, General Secretary Organization Dharampal Singh, MP, MLA, Minister and former State President of the party Ramapati Ram Tripathi, Surya Pratap Shahi, Laxmikant Bajpai and Mahendra Nath Pandey and outgoing State President Swatantradev Singh was present. State General Secretary Govind Narayan Shukla conducted the program.
The newly appointed state president said that there was a time when no one took the Jan Sangh and the BJP into consideration. The BJP was described as a party of the general class, businessmen, North Indians and Hindi speaking people and anti-poor and backward party. But after a long penance, the party has reached the point that the party has a wide support base from Kashmir to Kanyakumari. Chaudhary said that people describe the party workers as disgruntled while they are ascetic and struggling. General Secretary Organization Dharampal Singh has dedicated his entire life to the party.
Chaudhary quipped that it was his misfortune that he had many friends. He told that if he was an office-bearer of Vishwa Hindu Parishad, 90 percent of the office-bearers were his critics. In Moradabad, who became the district president of BJP, the entire BJP of the district was against him. When it came to become the regional president, the BJP of the entire western region turned against him, but the then state president Surya Pratap Shahi made him the regional president. He said that there is no special qualification, but with the power of workers and thoughts, I have got an opportunity to work till here.
Chaudhary said that Ramapati Ram Tripathi was the district president and state president of BJP. After him Rajnath Singh was the District President, State President and National President of BJP. And now he has become the state president from the district president of the BJP to the regional president. So it is historic for them. he said that This is possible only in BJP.
The newly appointed state president said that BJP is a group of workers and people associated with ideology. There is no big or small here. He said that political or social life has no merit in BJP, those who are sitting here have not shot any arrow, those who are sitting there have also contributed in taking the party to the top, but the fate belongs to us. do?
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that the government and the organization together will be successful in making the state completely saffronized and winning all 80 seats in Mission 2024. Addressing the swearing-in ceremony of the BJP State President, the Chief Minister said that the government and the organization would work for the 2024 mission with the fulfillment of the public aspiration. In the 2024 Lok Sabha elections, BJP will create a new record by winning all 80 seats.
Praising the working style of BJP’s newly appointed state president Bhupendra Chaudhary, the Chief Minister said that every worker of the state knows Bhupendra Singh, who has the ability to discharge the responsibility of the organization from the booth level to the state level. He said that Chaudhary is an example of how the work is done to strengthen the Panchayati Raj system without any propaganda, to take public welfare schemes to the public. It is because of these abilities and qualities that the responsibility of the state president has been received. He said that Chaudhary would be successful in carrying forward the schemes of the Central and State Governments, taking forward the coordination between the government and the organization by taking every worker along with him.
The Chief Minister said that the newly appointed General Secretary Organization Dharampal Singh has also worked for a long time in all fields on the responsibilities of the Student Council in the state. He said the party workers would get his guidance to work on the values and principles.
Praising the working style of outgoing state president Swatantra Dev Singh, the Chief Minister said that Swatantra will not be allowed to be independent. He said that the BJP has been successful in forming the government for the second time with the hard work of independent in 2022, along with the local authority area elections of the Legislative Council, Panchayat elections, assembly elections. He said Swatantra had also done a good job as the Transport Minister in the previous government. Now as the Minister of Jal Shakti, he is working to provide taps to every household and water to every field.