09/07/2014 ….Stating that the state bjp party was waiting to welcome the new party president in the state as soon as possible the state bjp party on Wednesday expressed happiness over the appointment of Amit Shah, a close associate of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, as the new BJP president.
shah appointment was announced on Thursday in Delhi by earlier party president rajnath singh who is presently holding the home minister portfolio in the modi government …
members of the state bjp party in panjim were in to celebrations after shah announcement was made at the centre which was led by state bjp president vinay tendulkar along with vice president dr Wilfred mesquita, and other bjp leaders
Mr Shah was unanimously chosen as the new chief by members of the BJP’s parliamentary board in delhi a group of top decision makers
The 50-year-old leader had in May this year engineered a massive victory for the BJP in Uttar Pradesh, India’s largest state, delivering 71 of the state’s 80 parliamentary seats in the general elections.
Shah’s first challenge as the new bjp president would be to repeat the magic in assembly elections due this year in states like Maharashtra, Haryana and Jharkhand.
Speaking to media reporters state bjp president vinay tendulkar said that it was a great news for the bjp supporters that mr shah was being appointed as the new party president and was confident of winning the upcoming assembly elections in states like Maharashtra, Haryana and Jharkhand under shah and modi ‘s leadership..
Vice president of goa state bjp party and nri commissioner dr Wilfred mesquita said that it was a great occasion for the party as mr shah was known for his organizational skills which he had recently proved it in the recent held lok Sabha elections at all india level mostly in gujrat and uttar Pradesh