IN A bid to ensure maximum participation of workers in the party activities, the BJP has started a series of meetings with workers at district and mandal level, beginning with a district-level meet in Panchkula Sunday.
The meeting was held under state BJP president, Subhash Barala at Barwala, 20 km from Panchkula. Apart from Ambala MP Rattan Lal Kataria, Panchkula MLA Gian Chand Gupta, Kalka MLA Latika Sharma and a large gathering of party workers from across the district attended the meeting.
The meeting began at noon and continued till evening, after which State BJP Chief, Subhash Barala addressed a press conference. Highlighting the party’s decision to mark six annual party programmes across the year, Barala urged all the party members to ensure maximum participation, by involvement of workers at ground level.
He later told mediapersons, “The party will hold six events throughout the year, which will include BJP’s Foundation Day and birth and death anniversary of its founders, namely Dr Syama Prasad Mookerjee and Deen Dayal Upadhyay.”
The days are: April 6, BJP’s founding day; April 14, B R Ambedkar’s birth anniversary; September 25, Deen Dayal Upadhyay’s birth anniversary and June 23, Syama Prasad Mookerjee’s martyrdom day and the party’s foundation day.
Barala said meetings would be held at district, block mandal and state-level and all workers would be made aware about the party’s decision. “The activities would be monitored by the national executive,” he said.