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Satish Upadhyay is the new Delhi BJP chief

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan formally handed over charge of the Delhi unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to Satish Upadhyay.

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan formally handed over charge of the Delhi unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to Satish Upadhyay in New Delhi on Saturday. (Source: Express photo by Renuka Puri)

Earlier on Saturday, BJP activists had celebrated his appointment outside the office. (Source: Express photo by Renuka Puri)

Satish Upadhyay was appointed on July 9. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh had announced his appointment. (Source: Express photo by Renuka Puri)

Satish Upadhyay succeeds Harsh Vardhan, who had resigned from the post after being elected an MP from Chandni Chowk and elevated to the Union Cabinet. (Source: Express photo by Renuka Puri)

Satish Upadhyay is also the Chairman of South Delhi Municipal Corporation's Standing Committee. (Source: Express photo by Renuka Puri)