Dehradun: Big news from Uttarakhand BJP-Mahendra Bhatt became the new state president of the Bharatiya Janata Party, the national leadership issued the appointment letter. Former MLA Mahendra Bhatt became the new state president of BJP. National General Secretary Arun Singh issued the letter. Outgoing President Madan Kaushik submitted his resignation late at night: Sources
After Mahendra Bhatt’s meeting with BJP National President JP Nadda, such discussions had gained momentum. However, Bhatt says that they had taken time in advance for the meeting and it was purely a courtesy call. After the assembly elections, the discussions about handing over the command of the organization to a Brahmin leader of Garhwal Mandal in place of Kaushik had been heating up. The market of these discussions had stopped for some time, but in a day or two, suddenly the rumor of changing the state president had intensified.
Such discussions had gained momentum after Badrinath MLA Mahendra Bhatt met the party’s national president JP Nadda, after which his name was stamped. Bhatt, however, said in Delhi that he had taken time in advance for the meeting and it was a purely normal courtesy call. Although Khajan Das was also in Delhi. According to sources, soon the cabinet may also expand in the state.