Jammu: To review the policies and discussions on the present and future strategies in the J&K state, BJP conducted its day-long State Working Committee Meeting at Sangam Palace, Suchetgarh.
The meeting was chaired by BJP National Vice-President & Prabhari J&K state Avinash Rai Khanna, State President & MLA Sat Sharma, Union MoS in PMO Dr. Jitendra Singh, Dy. CM Dr. Nirmal Singh, MP Lok Sabha Jugal Kishore Sharma, MP Rajya Sabha Shamsher Singh Manhas, MLC Ashok Khajuria and Minister Sham Choudhary.
State General Secretary (Org.) Ashok Kaul, Speaker Kavinder Gupta, Ministers Bali Bhagat, Chander Prakash Ganga, Ab. Ghani Kohli, Tsering Dorjey, Priya Sethi, Ajay Nanda along with BJP MLAs, MLCs, Chairpersons, Vice-Chairpersons, all state office bearers, Morcha State Presidents, District Presidents, State Working Committee Members and senior leaders attended the meeting.
Avinash Rai Khanna in his address termed working committee meeting as the liaison agent in the organization and the government. He said that in the past, the only single family knew of the number of funds received from center and its area of expenditure which is now replaced with hundred percent transparency in financial matters. He also prompted all the leaders to celebrate the deeds of local heroes and youth icons. He asserted that till the time Pakistan stops supporting terrorism, no talks can be held. He also stressed the importance of holding programmes like “Mann Ki Baat” on every single Booth as the booth activist is in direct touch with the common masses.
Sat Sharma in his Presidential address, welcomed all leaders in meeting and said that working committee meeting ensures deliverance of message from top leadership to ground level activists. He contributed the success of BJP to the unrelenting efforts of BJP activists for ensuring the reach of party’s ideology to the public. He also mentioned successful completion of 3 years of alliance government in the state mentioning numerous achievements. He also prompted the activists to resolve for making India free of corruption, unemployment, communalism, militancy, drugs, illiteracy and other evils.
Dr. Jitendra Singh in his address emphasized on strong party position in every region of Nation. He embarked that the definition of anti-incumbency has been changed in Gujrat by record 6th-time win by BJP. He said that BJP under the leadership of PM Narendra Modi has changed working atmosphere of the political system to the pure and concentrated effort. He boasted on 4 years of corruption free NDA government. He also prompted leaders to counter campaign steered by the opposition who are themselves drenched in the scams from head to toe.
Dr. Nirmal Singh while addressing the meeting said that the atmosphere in Kashmir has changed now with the civil society coming forward to project voice against separatism and terrorism. He enumerated the achievements of state alliance government and spoke on the issues of increasing employment, improved health structure, National Highways, education, casual labor, zero tolerance for militancy, West Pak Refugees, mega fruit park etc. He also said that J&K is working to fulfill the commitment for 100% electrification of villages.
Ashok Kaul threw light on the organizational matters and prompted all the party leaders to make a concentrated effort for conducting all party programmes at booth level.
State General Secretary Dr. Narinder Singh read the draft of political resolution before all the BJP leaders present in the meeting after which the discussions and amendments on the draft were sought.
Jugal Kishore Sharma elaborated all the issues enlisted in the presented draft of the political resolution. He also spoke on the achievements of central and state government.
Shamsher Singh Manhas seconded the resolution while discussing on all the issues presented by the leaders present in the meeting.
Report of various development and organizational programmes was also sought from all the District Presidents and Morcha State Presidents.
Earlier a welcome speech was given by District President Brijeshwar Rana.
Sanjay Baru read the minutes of meetings of last working committee meeting held at Srinagar.
State General Secretary Pawan Khajuria conducted the stage proceedings.