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BJP's two-day executive meet: Economy slowdown, assembly polls top agenda

Modi is likely to address the concerns over the state of the economy and is all set to list the achievements of his govt

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Amit Shah
BJP President Amit Shah

The state of the economy, including the slowing growth, and the next round of assembly polls will top the agenda of the Bharatiya Janata Party's Executive meet to be held on Sunday-Monday.

The government is concerned over Gross Domestic Product (GDP) figures. Finance Minister has been talking about a package to revive economic growth after slowed it down.

The two-day meet will begin with the BJP office-bearers meeting on Sunday to finalise the agenda of the Executive. Amit Shah will deliver the inaugural address while Prime Minister will address the concluding session.

Modi is likely to address the concerns over the state of the economy and is all set to list the achievements of his government.

Bhupendra Yadav, the party's General Secretary, said all the office-bearers would meet on Sunday to decide the agenda

The main meeting will be held on Monday in Talkatora Stadium. According to party leaders, 15 Chief MInisters, six Deputy Chief Ministers, 1,400 MLAs, 85 MLCs, 280 ministers and 336 MPs of the party would attend.

Besides, the state presidents, state general secretaries and several party functionaries would also attend.

Usually, the Executive members attend the meeting but this time the BJP is holding an extended-Executive meet.

A political and an economic resolution is set to be passed by the Executive. Sources in the BJP said General Secretaries Vinay Sahasrabuddhe and have been assigned to prepare the resolutions.

The sources said the economic resolution was likely to mention as a bold decision to curb the menace of corruption and the passing of as another feather in the cap of Modi.

First Published: Sun, September 24 2017. 14:49 IST
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