Dimapur, May 15: At the directive of Central BJP, an emergency get together was organized at BJP Dimapur Office Super Market, Dimapur at the initiative of the Bharatiya Janata Legislative Party leader (BLP) and Deputy Chief Minister of Nagaland, Y Patton.
Host of the Nagaland Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers including the 12 BJP legislators today celebrated the party’s victory of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly Election.
Addressing the Party workers, Patton on behalf of the State BJP congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and National BJP President, Amit Shah. He said that it is a historic win for BJP.
“Dismantling the incumbent Congress Government at Karnataka clearly indicated the win of semi final for BJP in 2019 election under the dynamic leadership of Modiji and Amitji which has proven their charismatic leaderships and peoples’ confidence in them again in the country,” he said.
Besides thanking the voters of Karnataka for voting for the party, he also appreciated and expressed his thanks on behalf of the State Party to all the North East people (whose population is more than 10 lakhs) in general and the Nagas (more than 10,000) in particular residing at Bengaluru, for honouring the appeals made in the recent visit to the city as a part of the Nagaland Election Campaign team for BJP.
Speaking on the occasion, State President Visasolie Lhoungu congratulated the State BJP Campaign Team led by Deputy Chief Minister, Y Patton accompanied by Health & Family Welfare Minister, S Pangyu Phom, Higher and Technical Minister, Temjen Imna Along and others who represented the BJP Nagaland and has vigorously participated in the campaign with its resources, time and energy from May 3 to 8 for the Karnataka legislative Assembly Election.
He stated that this is an historic event for the BJP Nagaland where a delegation led by BLP leader could campaign across the country.
The State President also appealed to all party workers to cohesively come together and work hard for the victory of PDA’s (Peoples Democratic Alliance) consensus candidate, Tokheho Yepthomi, as he will be a member of the NDA government at the centre if he wins.
Meanwhile, in the get together reciprocating the BJP National Executive Meeting held on May 14 at Delhi, the State BJP also observed one minute silence as a mark of respect and honour in remembrance of the sudden demise of its senior leader Late K.Medom who passed away on May 11 after a brief illness at Dimapur. (Page News Service)