Overseas Friends of BJP (OFBJP) held a “Vijay Diwas” (victory day) in major cities across USA and celebrated Bharateeya Janata Party’s (BJP’s) landslide victory in the recently concluded assembly elections and other local body elections in several states in India. The “Vijay Diwas” was held in New Jersey. In Addition, OFBJP has planned to hold similar celebrations in Atlanta and Chicago in the following weeks.
On March 19, OFBJP held the victory day in New Jersey in TV Asia auditorium for the people of New York and New Jersey. National President, Shri Krishna Reddy Anugula, explained how important it was for BJP to win these state elections, especially UP.
“17 out of 29 states in India are ruled by the BJP/NDA governments and close to 740 Million populations in India is now governed by the BJP/NDA governments”, said Krishna Reddy.. He also illustrated OFBJP’s contribution to BJP’s victory in these elections as several volunteers across USA made thousands and lakhs of telephone calls to UP voters in particular, campaigning for BJP.
During the program, Shri H. R. Shah, Founder and CEO of TV Asia, was felicitated as he received “Padma Shri” award recently. Past President Shri Jayesh Patel, hailed Shri Shah’s contribution to the Indian community. ShriRakshpal Sood talked about Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay ji’s contribution to India and his philosophy ‘Integral Humanism’. He said Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay ji had been an inspiration to many BJP and OFBJP karyakarthas. OFBJP UP election committee members – Gunjan
Mishra, Kalpana Shukla.