PM Narendra Modi paid tribute to Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyaya on BJP’s 37th founding day (BJP’s sthapana Diwas). Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya was the leader and party ideologue of the Bharatiya Jana Sangh. He was great philosopher, organiser and a leader who maintained the highest standards of personal integrity. He has been the source of ideological guidance and moral inspiration for the BJP since its inception. When BJS merged with several other parties to form Bharatiya Janta party. BJP defeated incumbent Congress party in the 1977 general election after emergency.
On this day PM Modi congratulated the entire family of BJP Karyakartas working across the length and breadth of India. He said, “We recall with pride the hard work of generations of BJP Karyakartas who built the Party brick by brick with the endeavor to serve society. He also tweeted that “ It is a matter of pride that people across India and across all sections of society have placed their trust in BJP. Gratitude to the people”. Amit shah President of BJP said that credit goes our workers who worked tirelessly to expand our ideology and party base. Other BJP leaders has also extended greetings to the BJP on this grateful day.