Mahendra Nath Pandey appointed as Uttar Pradesh BJP president
Lucknow, Sep 1 : The newly appointed Uttar Pradesh BJP president Mahendra Nath Pandey is expected to take charge of his post on September 4.
The five BJP candidates of the legislative council bypolls which includes Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, his two deputies Dinesh Sharma and Keshav Prasad Maurya along with two ministers Swantra Deo Singh and Mohsin Raza will also file their nomination papers on September 5, in presence of the new State president.
“The new UP BJP president Mr Pandey will reach Lucknow on September 4, when he will take the charge,” informed State BJP general secretary Vijay Bahadur Pathak here today.
He said Mr Pandey would be visiting Varanasi on September 3, as per his earlier schedule and will reach Lucknow from there.
“A meeting is being held in Varanasi as well as in Lucknow today to chalk out the welcome programme of the new BJP president ,” Mr Pathak said.