The newly elected State president of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Bansidhar Bhagat had a busy day on Friday after his election to the post.
A day after assuming charge as the BJP state president, Bhagat met former chief minister, major general (retd) Bhuwan Chandra Khanduri and also interacted with various office bearers of the party.
Visiting the former chief minister at his residence here on Friday, Bhagat enquired about his health and sought his guidance.
Bhagat was accompanied by the party’s state general secretary Rajendra Bhandari, party’s state media co-in-charge, Haldwani mayor Jogendra Pundir, senior party leader Puneet Mittal and other party leaders.
At the party’s state office, the BJP State president held discussion on various issues with the party’s state general secretary (organisation) Ajay Kumar, general secretary Rajendra Bhandari and Kuldip Kumar.
The party’s state media team led by the in-charge Devendra Bhasin along with co-in-charge Shadab Shams, Sanjiv Verma, Madhu Bhatt and Subhash Barthwal also met the party’s state president. Apart from the party’s office bearers, the workers of the party who had arrived in Dehradun from various districts of the state also met Bhagat and greeted him on assuming charge as the party’s state president.
It will be recalled that Kaladhungi MLA and former cabinet minister, Bansidhar Bhagat was elected unopposed to the post of the BJP State president on Thursday.