LUCKNOW: The Bharataiya Janata Party on Tuesday announced the name of Hriday Narayan Dikshit as its chief party spokesperson for its UP unit. Making an announcement in this regard, UP BJP chief Keshav Prasad Maurya said that Hriday Narayan Dikshit has been associated with the party for a long time, and has handled a number of portfolios including that of the leader of the party in UP Legislative Council and a host of other organizational posts. He has also contributed significantly in the party’s organization.
Reacting to the development, the newly appointed UP BJP’s chief spokesperson Hriday Narayan Dikshit thanked the party’s Central and state leadership for reposing faith in him. “I would be starting my new stint on Wednesday at around 3.00 pm,” Dikshit told. A number of party leaders including BJP’s UP unit’s vice-president and Rajya Sabha MO Shiv Pratap Shukla, general secretary Vijay Bahadur Pathak, party spokesperson Harishchandra Srivastava, Ashok Tiwari, Manish Shukla, Manish Dixit, Anita Agarwal, Rajkumar and Hero Bajpai have congratulated the newly appointed chief party spokesperson.