Amit Shah congratulates Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das, party workers on massive BJP victory in municipal polls

Ranchi: BJP national president Amit Shah on Friday congratulated Jharkhand chief minister Raghubar Das, state party chief Laxman Gilua and party workers for the massive victory in the elections to the municipal corporations, Nagar Parishads and Nagar Panchayats.

The BJP swept all the five municipal corporations for the posts of mayor and deputy mayor, polls for which were held on party lines for the first time in Jharkhand last Monday.

"Heartiest congratulations to Chief Minister @dasraghubar ji, state part chief Laxman Gilua ji and all the party workers of the state on the magnificent victory in the Jharkhand Municipal Corporations, Nagar Parishad and Nagar Panchayat elections," Shah tweeted in Hindi.

File image of BJP president Amit Shah. PTI

File image of BJP president Amit Shah. PTI

He also thanked the voters for reposing their faith in the BJP.

Elated over the poll results, Chief Minister Das said it is a victory of the politics of development of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

"The people of the country have enormous faith in the leadership of the prime minister," Das said.

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Updated Date: Apr 21, 2018 09:16 AM

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