HW English
Dushyant Chautala
Politics

Haryana Elections: JJP set to support BJP, Dushyant Chautala bags Deputy CM post

Dushyant Chautala of the JJP said, ” It was necessary for the two parties to come together to form the government.” Chautala might be given the post of deputy.

 

Haryana| Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar will meet Governor Satyadev Narayan Arya in Chandigarh on Saturday to stake a claim for forming a government. At the same time, a leader will be elected at a meeting of the BJP MLAs. Anil Jain, the party’s in-charge of the state, said that Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and General Secretary Arun Singh have been made observers for this meeting in Chandigarh.

Earlier in a joint press briefing of BJP and JJP on Friday night, Union Home Minister Amit Shah had said that the two parties have decided to form a government in the state. The Chief Minister will be of the BJP while the Deputy Chief Minister will be of the JJP. Many independents have also supported. The people of Haryana have taken this decision by looking at the emotions of the mandate.

It is necessary to create a permanent government for the benefit of the state: Chautala

Dushyant Chautala of the JJP had said -” It was necessary for the two parties to come together to form the government. It was necessary to create a permanent government for the interest of the state. Since the time of Chaudhary Devi Lal, we have been together. Many party leaders had agreed to this alliance. To move the state forward, we have to walk together.”

Shah left from Ahmedabad and reached Delhi

Earlier, on Friday, BJP president Amit Shah left for Ahmedabad to form a government in Haryana and reached Delhi. A meeting of the Minister of State for Finance, Anurag Thakur and Jannayak Janata Party (JJP) chief Dushyant Chautala was held at the Shah’s Delhi residence. BJP Executive Chairman JP Nadda, Haryana BJP President Subhash Barala and some leaders were present in the meeting.

We fought in the interest of the state: Chautala

Earlier, JJP leader Dushyant Chautala had said – “As the party president, I and the party office-bearers have taken the decision that we can form a government together with the support which will support some of our demands. We are not against anybody, but in the interest of the state, we contested. Our leaders have defeated many BJP and Congress leaders. The 15% of the votes our JJP gets is a blessing of the people.”

Related posts

Modi calls Congress, TMC Pakistan “sympathisers” who break morale of security forces

PTI

Reports of Centre’s delimitation plans for J&K draw strong reactions from mainstream parties

PTI

AIADMK, BJP regimes “double engines,” to drive growth: Piyush Goyal

PTI