MP CM visit Karyakartha meeting
Start Time – 04:00 PM
End Date – 01/02/2015
End Time – 06:00 PM
End Time – 06:00 PM
- Venue –
- OFBJP karyakarthas at Consulate General of India Office, New York Consular Section 3 East 64th Street New York-NY 10065 New York
Honorable Chief Minister (CM) of Madhya Pradesh (MP), Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan Joined by his Minister for Commerce, Industries and Employment, Yashodhara Raje Scindia, held a meeting with about sixty OFBJP karyakarthas at Consulate General of India Office, New York, on the evening of February 1st, 2015.
Dr. Adapa Prasad, Vice President and Past President of OFBJP, USA, welcomed the gathering, Chouhan, Raje, Shri Rakshpal Sood, OFBJP Advisor, Shri Rajender Prasad Singh, Organizing General Secretary to the stage. Speaking on the occasion Raje thanked Shivrajji for giving her an opportunity to serve as Ministry of industry, which is the focus of development in Chouhan’s third term as CM. She remembered Late Mukund Mody, who was the founder President of OFBJP, USA for his hospitality during her younger days with her mother Rajmata Vijay Raje Scindia. Yashodhara asked karyakartha to work in a disciplined and selfless manner for guaranteed success.
Krishna Reddy, OFBJP Treasurer, introduced Chouhan to the audience and explained how an ordinary karykartha from a farming family from village went on to become the CM of MP, converting it from a financially Sick state (BIMARU) to a state with one of the highest economic growth in India, especially in the field of agriculture.
Speaking on the occasion, Chouhan explained audience of importance given to karyakartha in BJP, a party based on guiding principles enshrined by founding leaders such as Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukerjee and Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya. He explained his own experience as ordinary karyakartha knocking doors of people to create a team that finally led to his victory in his MLA constituency, till then a strong bastion of Congress Party. He advised karyakarthas to work in a disciplined manner, with self-confidence and trust in leadership and be part of success of taking Bharath to its unseen glory. He admired US OFBJP karyakarthas for their dedication and willingness to share and care for motherland. He invited each and every Karyakartha to MP and be his guest with a special invitation to Maha Kumbha Mela in Ujjain in 2016.
Pramod Bhagath, Co-convener, Youth – New Jersey Committee, who worked with his karyakartha team relentlessly to make the morning function of “Friends of Madhya Pradesh” (FOMP), in Lincoln Center, NY, successful and memorable event, named and recognized many OFBJP karyakarthas that actively participated in the morning event and thanked them. Lalji Goswami, Convener, Youth – National Committee explained his childhood experiences in resource scarce MP and expressed happiness with where MP stands today in terms of development. Prameet Mukodea, Convener, Youth – Boston Committee, spoke about BJP plan for Digital India.
Arvind Modini, Co-convener, Youth – New Jersey Committee, conducted Questions and Answer session. Pramod Bhagath, Co-convener, Youth – New Jersey Committee, thanked audience, distinguished guests and the Consulate General for all the help in enabling this meeting of OFBJP karykarthas with MP CM and Industries Minister.
Hon MP CM Chouhan addressing the OFBJP-US Karyakarthas in New York. On stage L-R Shri Rakshapal Sood, Hon. Yashodhara Raje Scindia, Hon. Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Shri Rajender Prasad Singh, Dr. Adapa Prasad.
Report by Ram Kamath .