New Delhi: Gujjar leader Kirori Singh Bainsla and his son Vijay on Wednesday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of Union Minister Prakash Javadekar. Also Read - Tejasvi Surya Controversy: Govt Asks Twitter to Remove Bengaluru MP's Tweet Linking Terrorism to Islam
“I have seen rarest of rare qualities in Prime Minister Narendra Modi and that’s why I am joining the BJP,” Kirori Singh Bainsla said, adding the PM interacts with common people and he is inspired by PM Modi’s working style. Also Read - Delhi Assembly Elections 2020: BJP MP Gautam Gambhir Casts Vote With Family, Says 'Voting is Not Only Our Right But Our Power'
Bainsla said that he has been close to chief ministers of both parties — the BJP and the Congress — and had seen their ideologies. “After seeing two parties closely, I am joining the BJP,” he said. Also Read - Delhi Assembly Election 2020: Senior Congress Leader Janardan Dwivedi's Son Joins BJP
Javadekar said Bainsla had also met party president Amit Shah in the morning. He said that with each passing day, the BJP is emerging stronger in Rajasthan and win all 25 Lok Sabha seats.
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The Lok Sabha Elections 2019 will begin on April 11 and will be held in seven phases. The model code of conduct came into immediate effect from March 10 itself and the counting of votes will take place on May 23, 2019.
(With agency inputs)