Patton tells BJP workers to support Tokheho

Patton tells BJP workers to  support Tokheho

Dimapur, May 21: BJP national president Amit Shah has directed that all constituencies from where BJP got elected in the Nagaland assembly election to give majority support to the PDA candidate, Tokheho Yepthomi in the Lok Sabha by-election.
This was revealed by Deputy Chief Minister Y Patton while addressing an emergency meeting for the LS by-election of the State BJP unit compromising of all the five State frontal morchas along with party legislators at Hotel Acccacia Dimapur.
According to a BJP release, Patton said it was the responsibility of every BJP MLAs and party workers to mobilize voters and fulfil the wishes and directive of the central leaders. He also suggested that co-ordination meetings between legislators and party workers should be held half-yearly /quarterly.
Medical Minister S Pangyu Phom highlighted about the NEDA meeting held at Guwahati on Sunday stressed that important issues regarding border between states were taken up and co-operation of the NEDA ruling states was solicited for final solution to the Indo-Naga political issue. He also expressed happiness that except for Mizoram, the rest of the Northeast was ruled by NEDA. He encouraged and motivated the party workers to abide by the decision of the PDA alliance and ensure that the alliance candidate gets successfully elected.
Minister for PHED and Dimapur District BJP Minister in-charge for Lok Sabha Election, Jacob Zhimomi asked party workers irrespective of State, districts, mandals and various morchas residing in the district to cohesively come together and work jointly for the victory of the candidate in Dimapur District in particular and elsewhere in general.
Others who spoke in the meeting from the party functionaries included Vihoshe James, BJP spokesman, Tsasepi Sangtam, State vice president and K Thong, State secretary. (Page News Service)