Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey appointed as UP BJP President

BJP National President Shri Amit Shah appointed Union Minister Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey (59) as Uttar Pradesh BJP President in place of Deputy Chief Minister Shri Keshav Prasad Maurya on 31 August, 2017.

Dr. Pandey is a Lok Sabha MP from Chandauli Constituency of Uttar Pradesh. The seasoned BJP leader had served as a Minister in previous BJP governments in Uttar Pradesh. He was elected to the Lok Sabha in 2014 from Chandauli constituency, and was appointed in 2016 as a Minister of State for Human Resource Development (HRD), Government of India.