Tribune News Service
Shimla, July 22
Putting hypothesis to relaxation, BJP nationwide president JP Nadda right this moment appointed Suresh Kashyap, sitting MP from Shimla reserved constituency and two-time MLA from Pachhad in Sirmaur district, as the brand new Himachal Pradesh BJP chief.
The submit was mendacity vacant for the previous round two months following the resignation of Dr Rajiv Bindal on May 27 after the identify of his shut affiliate figured within the private protecting gear (PPE) buy rip-off.
His appointment sprang a shock because the names of a number of senior leaders have been doing the rounds. Among these within the fray have been Vidhan Sabha Speaker Vipin Parmar, Rajya Sabha MP Indu Goswami, Mandi MP Ram Swaroop Sharma, Chief Minister’s Political Adviser Trilok Jamwal and Sundernagar MLA Rakesh Jamwal.
“My focus will be on further strengthening the party, gearing it up to repeat its performance in the 2022 Assembly polls and bridge the divide between the upper and lower areas of the state,” Kashyap mentioned.