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Shah to address BJP booth in-charges' convention in Delhi

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The will hold a convention of its polling booth in-charges at Ramlila Maidan here, which the party's chief is likely to address as part of the preparation for the forthcoming municipal elections.

Five workers -- 'Panch Parmeshwar' -- from each of the 13,372 polling stations in the national capital will assemble for the event to prepare groundwork for the April 22 civic polls.

National General Secretary (Organisation) Ram Lal, BJP chief Manoj Tiwari, senior leader Shyam Jaju, Union minister Harsh Vardhan and other party leaders attended the monthly meet of the state unit to discuss the strategy for the MCD polls.

Ram Lal exhorted party cadre to work towards winning the polls.

He alleged that the was "corrupt and inefficient" so the BJP's win will put pressure on it to "either work or tender resignation".

The BJP has dubbed the group of five booth in-charges for every polling station as 'Panch Parmeshwar' with Tiwari, saying these "workers will work like 'panchs' towards getting administrative justice for people".

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First Published: Thu, March 16 2017. 21:07 IST