BJP names Tirath Singh Rawat as new CM of Uttarakhand
BJP national secretary, former state president and former education minister Tirath Singh Rawat has been a pracharak of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh from 1983 to 1988.
New Delhi: The new Chief Minister of Uttarakhand has been announced. Senior BJP leader Tirath Singh Rawat has been given the command of the head of the state in place of Trivendra Singh Rawat.
Tirath Singh Rawat:
Earlier, the names of Dhan Singh Rawat, Satpal Maharaj, Ajay Bhatt and Union Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank were discussed. But in the meeting of the party's legislative party. Tirath Singh Rawat was given the responsibility of the post of CM.
BJP national secretary, former state president and former education minister Tirath Singh Rawat has been a pracharak of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh from 1983 to 1988. He has also been the organization minister of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad, Uttarakhand.
He has also played the responsibility of National Minister in this organization. Prior to this, he was the President of the Students Union at Hemwati Nandan Garhwal University. At the same time, Tirath Singh Rawat has been the State Vice President in the Students Union Morcha (Uttar Pradesh) in United Uttar Pradesh.
Apart from this, he has also got an opportunity to be the state vice-president of Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (UP) and a member of the National Executive. Tirath Singh Rawat was elected a member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council in 1997.
At that time, he was made the chairman of the decision compilation committee in the Legislative Council. Tirath Singh, who was the first Education Minister of the newly formed Uttarakhand in the year 2000, was made the State General Secretary of the Bharatiya Janata Party Uttarakhand in 2007. After this, he was also the state election officer and the state membership chief.