Amit Shah

Amit Shah is the incumbent President of Bhartiya Janta Party and a close associate of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He held important positions under Modi's cabinet when he was the Chief Minister of Gujarat and was made the President of BJP in July 2014 after Modi became the Prime Minister. Shah also managed the party's campaign in Uttar Pradesh for the General Elections where it performed exceptionally winning 73 out of 80 seats. Shah entered politics by becoming a member of the Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad and later joined the BJP. Shah has also been a controversial leader and was accused of orchestrating fake encounter of criminal Sohrabuddin Sheikh and two others. His name also appeared in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case. He was appointed the chief of BJP for the second consecutive time in 2015. He is currently spearheading party's campaign for upcoming assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh and Punjab.
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Delhi Confidential: Ganga Tour

Uma Bharti is supposed to cover the 2,500-km stretch in 15 days, travelling by air, road, boat and on foot.

BJP vistarak programme begins: From charcha to meal, Shah’s itinerary focuses on tribals

As part of the nine-day vistarak programme, BJP leaders will spend a day at various booths in the district, interacting with voters and also making them aware of the Central government schemes.

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People with black money fear Modi government: Amit Shah

Amit Shah said, “There is a fear of the government (in the minds of the black money generators).”

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Will consult opposition parties before picking presidential candidate: Amit Shah

The electoral college for the presidential polls has a total of 11,04,546 votes with the BJP-led NDA’s tally currently standing at about 5.38 lakh votes.

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In every poll since 2014, BJP growing, says Amit Shah

The biggest achievements of the government in the last three years, Shah said, have been to erase dynasty rule, corruption and appeasement politics from the Indian political lexicon.

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Yeddyurappa will be BJP’s CM face in Karnataka: Amit Shah

Yeddyurappa, an influential Lingayat leader, had led the saffron party to its maiden victory in the southern state in 2008, but was forced to resign following charges of corruption against him.

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BJP President Amit Shah coy on party courting superstar Rajinikanth

Speculation is rife that the BJP is trying to rope in the actor, who has a large fan following, to make inroads in Tamil Nadu.

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BJP will win more seats in 2019 Lok Sabha polls: Amit Shah

Shah during an interaction said that India’s self- confidence, pride and scale of ambition have grown manifold in three years and attacked opposition parties for their promotion of casteism, family rule and appeasement.

Modi govt is free from policy paralysis, says Amit Shah; Congress predicts dark future for country

Certain things that could not be achieved in the 70 years of independence, have been attained in these 3 years, said Amit Shah.

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Amit Shah to work as BJP ‘vistarak’ in Gujarat on May 31

These party workers would also educate people about the pro-people schemes launched by the BJP-ruled state as well as the Centre, Gujarat BJP vice president, I K Jadeja told reporters.

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Congress calls Amit Shah’s visit to Telangana a “flop show”

State unit Congress president N Uttam Kumar Reddy has called the ongoing visit of BJP chief Amit Shah as a “flop show”.

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TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu to meet Amit Shah tomorrow

The meeting between the two leaders will be helpful in improving the ties between the TDP and the BJP.

TRS convenes meeting of its MPs and legislators on May 27

Organisational matters and various schemes of the Telangana government will be discussed during the meeting of TRS members and legislators to be held on May 27.

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Confident that BJP will form govt in Telengana: Amit Shah

Amit Shah also blamed the ruling TRS government for “not implementing” few of the development schemes initiated by the Centre.

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Rajinikanth is welcome to BJP but has to enter politics first: Amit Shah

Shah said in order to accept a person into a party, the person has to decide to come to politics first.