BJP chief and outgoing Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma on Friday stated he’ll proceed to strengthen the occasion to make sure that it emerges winner within the 2024 Lok Sabha polls.
Mr Sharma has been changed as Deputy Chief Minister within the new BJP-led state authorities by one other Brahmin chief, Brajesh Pathak.
He congratulated new ministers who took oath on Friday and wished, “May the double-engine government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath continue to work for the people of the state.”
“I will continue to work for the party, and strengthen it. As a party worker, I will work to ensure that the BJP emerges victorious in the 2024 Lok Sabha elections,” Mr Sharma informed PTI.
Mr Sharma dismissed speculations of him being subsequent Uttar Pradesh BJP chief.
With Swatantra Dev Singh taking oath as a cupboard minister, the publish is prone to fall vacant and a brand new state unit chief of the occasion could also be named, a senior UP BJP chief stated.
Mr Sharma (58) had earlier served because the mayor of Lucknow. He didn’t contest the just-concluded Assembly polls.
He is at the moment a member of the state Legislative Council.
Yogi Adityanath on Friday took oath as Uttar Pradesh chief minister for the second time period in a mega ceremony attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and high BJP leaders.
Keshav Prasad Maurya and Brajesh Pathak have been additionally sworn in as deputy chief ministers.
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