Actor Manoj Tiwari Appointed New Delhi BJP President
Today, 30th November, 2016, Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah appointed actor Manoj Tiwari as the new Delhi unit chief.
As per report, “Manoj Tiwari will replace Satish Upadhyay as BJP chief with immediate effect”. Actor and Singer Tiwari is the BJP’s face in the eastern parts of the country.
Tiwari has a massive following among the migrant Bhojpuri speaking voters from Bihar and eastern Uttar Pradesh. He is a member of parliament from the North-East Delhi.
Manoj Tiwari is quite well-liked among the voters from the eastern belts of India. This might be a reason that BJP has appointed as state president.
About Manoj Tiwari:
Manoj Tiwari was born on 1st February, 1973. He is a popular face in Bhojpuri cinema as an actor and singer. He was also one of the contestants in Bigg Boss Season 4.
Tiwari had contested the general elections with the Samajwadi Party in 2009 and after that he represented the BJP in 2014. The Bhojpuri actor won the North East Delhi Lok Sabha seat in the 2014 parliamentary elections.
Following the Bihar Assembly polls, BJP president Amit Shah had publicly cherished him for his pro-active role. BJP was looking to have a new face represent it for the municipal elections in early 2017.