BJP Natl Pres lauds Meghalaya BJP for ‘assisting public during lockdown’

Shillong, Jul 23: BJP National President J P Nadda, on Thursday, held an online meeting with Meghalaya BJP State Office Bearers, Morcha Heads, Districts’ Incharge and District Presidents.

In the meet, State President Ernest Mawrie informed that the state BJP had distributed 44687 packets of food, 1,10,800 face masks and 18,300 bottles of sanitizers to needy people during lockdown imposed due to COVID-19.

He also highlighted his concerns about the closure of the tourism sector and sought Central intervention to kick-start the sector.

The BJP National President appreciated the state team for ‘reaching out to the public to assist them during the lockdown,’ and connecting with the people through a ‘sampark abhiyan’ and inform them about the benefits of the Atmanirbhar Bharat package announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Ram Madhav, BJP National General Secretary, who was also present at the meet, said that they should strengthen the organisation in the state.