Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Ex MEA SM Krishna joins BJP in presence of Amit Shah

New Delhi, 22 March: Congress leader and former MEA SM Krishna joins BJP in presence of BJP National President Amit Shah today at BJP HQ, New Delhi. After join SM Krishna stated that he would like to rededicate himself to the cause of the nation under the saffron party's banner. 

SM Krishna told, I am deeply humbled that I am joining a political set-up which has given a great glory to the country and I would like to continue my service under Bhartiya Janta Party banner.

BJP president Amit Shah welcome SM Krishna in BJP Headquarter New Delhi saying that his contribution is appreciable and that the former Congress stalwart is a great asses of the nation, Amit Shah further told, on behalf of BJP, I welcome him as his contribution will make our position strong in Karnataka.

84 year old Krishna has resigned from Congress on January 29 this year, saying the party was in a 'state of confusion' on whether it needed mass leader or not.

Krishna, who was the chief minister of Karnataka from 1999-2004, had returned to state politics after stepping down as then External Affairs Minister in 2012. He has also served as the Governor of Maharashtra.
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