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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UP election 2017: Rapes have flourished under Akhilesh govt, alleges BJP chief Amit Shah

Amit Shah blamed Akhilesh-led government for the law and order problems in Uttar Pradesh

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Amit Shah stirs the poll pot, calls BJP rivals Kasab: Ka for Congress, Sa for SP, B for BSP

“It is not a question of Kasab. Everybody acknowledges that he was a criminal. The question is symbolic — to try and make it communal by bringing in Congress, SP, BSP,” he said.

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UP elections 2017: Amit Shah attacks Congress, BSP, SP with new acronym, says ‘get rid of KASAB’

UP elections 2017: BJP President Amit Shah slammed the three political parties and said, “While Ka and Sa stand for Congress and Samajwadi Party, B stands for Mayawati’s BSP.

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Amit Shah: Why assume BJP govt is just for five years? People want Modi govt for a long time to come

Uttar Pradesh elections 2017: Amit Shah believes the BJP is set for a clear majority — even if not many in his party agree.

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‘A’ and ‘M’ in SCAM stand for Amit Shah, Modi: Akhilesh Yadav in Auraiya

“Save the country from Amit Shah and Modi,” said Yadav.

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Amit Shah slams SP-Congress alliance, says shehzadas want to loot UP together

Amit Shah also criticised the deteriorating law and order situation in the state.

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BJP chief Amit Shah releases UP poll manifesto, says the state has been plundered by SP

BJP President Amit Shah also slammed the SP, BSP for the state’s shoddy state of affairs and crumbling law and order situation.

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Ticket to Turncoats: Anger over first list reaches BJP headquarters

While scores of workers raised slogans inside the party office compound against the leadership’s decision to field “turncoats”, a larger crowd protested outside.

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BJP National Executive meet: Need to bring transparency in political funding, says PM Modi

On Friday, BJP members have PM Modi a standing ovation for the “unprecedented” cross-border surgical strikes and the demonetisation “success”.

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Demonetisation, surgical strikes two historic decisions by Modi govt: Amit Shah at party meet

He also said that PM Modi asserted everyone supported the demonetisation decision.

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‘BHIM’ is ‘true tribute’ to Ambedkar, says Amit Shah

Amit Shah said the app will provide financial strength to the people and it is a gift to the country in 2017.

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Chandigarh civic polls: BJP wins, says vote for cash cleanup

“BJP’s landslide win in Chandigarh is yet another instance of people reposing their faith in BJP’s development politics and PM Modi’s vision,” tweeted Amit Shah.

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Need normalcy soon or poll prospects will be hit: BJP eastern UP MPs tell Amit Shah

Sources said Amit Shah assured the MPs that he would convey their concern to the government.

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Political bigwigs to attend marriage of Nitin Gadkari’s daughter

Nitin Gadkari’s daughter Ketki, youngest of his three children, will tie the knot with Aditya Kaskhedikar, who works with Facebook in the US.

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PM Modi, set a precedent, make party funds and spending public

This will have a larger impact on the way politics is being conducted in the country.