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Cong leader among several political activists join BJP in J-K

Press Trust of India  |  Jammu 

Several political activists from Kishtwar, including a leader, Saturday joined the BJP here and pledged to work for strengthening the party at gross-roots level, a said.

Pardeep Singh Parihar, former trade union and eight NC and PDP activists, including former sarpanches and Joginder Dhar, were welcomed into the party fold by senior leaders.

"Today every nationalist person is joining the BJP influenced by the strong policies of central government," said

He said the Centre is working on every loophole that has been "left in the system since Independence" and all efforts are being made to uplift the status of neglected and rejected sections of society.

"Under the strong leadership of Modi, has witnessed phenomenal increase in its graph on global platform," he said.

Welcoming the new entrants into the party fold, BJP said the party's policy of "Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikaas" was attracting prominent persons from various

"The people from every section have a strong belief that as a of the BJP, they will be in better position to serve society and the nation with a clean and clear mind," he said.

Meanwhile, Raina chaired a meeting of the party leaders in connection with the upcoming Lok Sabha and assembly polls and asked the party leaders to frame constituency-wise teams to reach out to the people.

"Involve senior leaders in the teams which will work in unison with ground level workers to secure a win for the party in the upcoming elections," he said.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Sat, December 08 2018. 18:40 IST