Guwahati: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has appointed BJP national vice president Baijayant Panda as the in-charge of the party in Assam.
Along with Panda, Pawan Sharma has also been appointed as the co-in-charge in Assam.
Taking to Twitter, Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal congratulated both saying, “Congratulations to Shri @PandaJay ji and Shri Pawan Sharma ji on being given the role of @BJP4India Prabhari & Seh-Prabhari for Assam. Your appointments will greatly enthuse the karyakartars in the state. My best wishes and warmest welcome.”
Assam health and finance minister Himanta Biswa Sarma also took twitter to congratulate them. He wrote: “Compliments to Sri @PandaJay on being appointed as Prabhari (incharge) of #Assam and Shri Pawan Sharma as Seh Prabahri (Co-incharge). We look forward to working closely with you to continue to strengthen @BJP4Assam as per vision of PM Shri @narendramodi.”
One of the official spokesperson of BJP, Sambit Patra has been appointed as the in-charge of Manipur. Patra is an Indian politician and a general surgeon.