Senior BJP leader Shri Swatantra Dev Singh today appointed as president of Uttar Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). BJP General Secretary Shri Arun Singh released a letter confirming Singh’s appointment as Uttar Pradesh BJP chief and said that he will take charge with immediate effect.
Shri Singh is currently serving as the Transport Minister in Uttar Pradesh cabinet. Shri Singh replaces incumbent UP BJP chief Dr Mahendra Nath Pandey who was appointed a Union minister in Modi 2.0 cabinet. He has been a two-time MLC from Uttar Pradesh. Shri Singh was the in-charge of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s rallies during 2017 Assembly election in Uttar Pradesh.