Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Ministers and different BJP leaders in the present day paid their tribute to Shyama Prasad Mukherjee, on his dying anniversary. Syama Prasad Mukherjee (1901-1953) was an academician, politician and barrister who based the Bharatiya Jana Sangh, which later went on to grow to be the Bhartiya Janata Party or BJP.
“I pay my respect to Dr Syama Prasad Mukherjee, the great son of Mother Bharati, on his death anniversary,” Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted in Hindi.
Apart from the Prime Minister, different senior BJP leaders together with Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and BJP nationwide chief JP Nadda additionally paid tribute to Shyama Prasad Mukherjee. Mr Rajnath Singh mentioned that it was SP Mukherjee who sowed the inspiration to abolish Section 370 and Article 35 A for the event of Jammu and Kashmir.
JP Nadda paid his homage to Shyama Prasad Mukherjee for his contribution to the nation. “I bow to Dr Syama Prasad Mukherjee, who dedicated his life to the unity and integrity of India, on his death anniversary. We remain inspired by his exceptional contribution and service to our nation,” Mr Nadda tweeted.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath paid homage to the Bharatiya Jana Sangh founder on on the Civil Hospital in Lucknow.
Shyama Prasad Mukherjee was additionally a minister in former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru’s cupboard. But variations between the 2 leaders widened later.