Delhi violence: BJP forms relief committee to help affected people in riot-hit northeast district

The BJP on Tuesday formed a relief committee to provide help to the affected people in violence-hit northeast Delhi.

Press Trust of India March 03, 2020 23:22:38 IST
Delhi violence: BJP forms relief committee to help affected people in riot-hit northeast district
  • Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari announced formation of the committee after a meeting of core committee of the party

  • The meeting was also attended by JP Nadda, national general secretary (organisation) BL Santosh and Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

  • 'It was decided that if needed, BJP MPs from Delhi will provide money for relief work from their funds,' Tiwari said

New Delhi: The BJP on Tuesday formed a relief committee to provide help to the affected people in violence-hit northeast Delhi.

Delhi violence BJP forms relief committee to help affected people in riothit northeast district

File image of Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari. PTI

Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari announced formation of the committee after a meeting of core committee of the party, also attended by BJP's national president JP Nadda, national general secretary (organisation) BL Santosh and Health Minister Harsh Vardhan.

"It was decided that if needed, BJP MPs from Delhi will provide money for relief work from their funds," Tiwari said.

The relief committee, headed by Tiwari, will include Leader of Opposition in Delhi Assembly Ramvir Bidhuri, party MPs Gautam Gambhir and Hans Raj Hans, Delhi unit vice president Yogia Singh and general secretary Kuljeet Chahal.

It was also decided that all the parliamentarians, legislators, councilors and office bearers of the party will take part in the relief drive, Tiwari said.

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