21 - 08 - 2019

Biplab Deb kicks off BJP’s 'Mera parivar, Bhajapa parivar' campaign

Agartala, Feb 12, 2019: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) state president and chief minister Biplab Deb today flagged off the 'Mera Pariwar, Bhajpa Pariwar'(' My family, BJP family') campaign from his assembly constituency at Banamalipur.

 The campaign aims to plant the BJP flag at  homes of its workers and sympathisers across the state.Among other measures, the party has been reaching out to beneficiaries of different government schemes, like Jan Dhan bank accounts, the building of toilets, Mudra loans and LPG connection scheme, to mobilise people in its support.

BJP sources say the drive is a part of the party's mass mobilisation for the Lok Sabha election and may touch up to 20 crore people if a house has an average of four residents.

"The BJP had received over 17 crore votes in 2014. Now we have details of of 9.5 crore members in our record. There are 35 crore beneficiaries of Jan Dhan bank accounts, seven crore under Mudra and over six crore under Ujjwala scheme to give free LPG connection to the poor," a leader said.