Two-day party’s National Convention began on Friday in Delhi. As the party seeking to prepare the workers for the battle of the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections, around 12,000 BJP members were gathered at the Ramlila Maidan.
The day one of the event was centered around the theme ‘Fir Ek Baar, Modi Sarkar‘ and was also marked by chants of ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’ and ‘Vande Mataram.’
On the first day, Amit Shah (BJP President) gave an hour-long speech in which he spoke about Ram Mandir issue and said that temple should be built at the earliest. Also, accusing the Opposition he said, Congress Party is putting “hurdles” in the resolution of the issue.
“The BJP wants a grand Ram temple to be built at the earliest. We are committed to it.”
He stated that the Modi Government is making all efforts to ensure that the results in Ayodhya hearing by Supreme Court will be positive as well as faster. BJP President’s statement on Ram temple issue brought the most enthusiastic response from thousands of members who were present there.
Further, Shah thanked the Prime Minister for the 10 percent reservation for upper caste poor and relief in Goods and Services Tax (GST) rates on behalf of the National Council members and the party workers. He also extended a special welcome to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
BJP workers and members associated to the party also saw hoardings related to the government’s pro-poor schemes, the recently passed quota bill which offers reservation to economically weaker general castes as well as the enhancing of the minimum support price to farmers.
After Amit Shah’s presidential speech, PM Narendra Modi broke security protocol and met BJP office bearers. Also, PM shook hands with the party workers.
Today, on the second day of the party’s National Convention, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be addressing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) cadres in Delhi. He will conclude the two-day National Convention event which began yesterday with his valedictory address.
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