Former Sarpanch Bahadur Nath was among several prominent leaders who today joined BJP in Sunderbani constituency of the Rajouri district.
The joined the BJP in the presence of its state president and MLA Sat Sharma along with Lok Sabha MP Jugal Kishore Sharma and state general secretary Ashok Kaul at the party headquarters here today, a BJP spokesman said.
Welcoming new entrants, Sat Sharma said that today the BJP boasts of 11 crore primary membership and government in 18 states which will now turn to 19 states.
He said that although Pakistan was hell bent to destabilise the region, due to the sustained efforts of a strong central leadership of BJP, J&K was headed towards peace.
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