BJP president Amit Shah held separate meetings with Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and other party leaders here Friday. Shah, who arrived here last night, is expected to hold meetings with various party leaders to take stock of the BJP’s preparedness for the Assembly elections, due next year.
According to BJP sources, Rupani and MoS, Home, Pradeepsinh Jadeja met Shah at his residence in the morning. Later in day, Shah chaired a BJP meeting at party headquarters ‘Kamalam’ in Gandhinagar, which was attended by several party leaders and ministers.
It was decided in the meeting that each and every BJP worker will light up one lamp at his/her home during Diwali as a mark of tribute to soldiers. “This initiative by the BJP is a humble gesture to tell all our soldiers that entire country is with them. Each of our worker will light up one lamp on Diwali to remember the sacrifice of our soldiers,” said Gujarat BJP spokesperson Bharat Pandya.