PM Modi Remembers Pt. Deendayal Upadhaya

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: On the eve of the death anniversary of Pt. Deendayal Upadhya, Prime Minister Narendra Modi remembers him and he by tweeting he says that “Remembering Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Ji on his Punya Tithi. His emphasis on ‘Integral Humanism’ inspires millions of people. He was known as an exceptional organiser who mentored several patriotic and hardworking Karyakartas. His was a life devoted to nation building.”

The PM also added in his tweet, “Deen Dayal Ji emphasised on honesty in public life. Today on his Punya Tithi, BJP is starting a movement #SamarpanDivas to further transparency and clean money in politics. Urging you all to donate to the Party. The NaMo App is an easy way to do so. I too made my contribution.”

Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay, was an RSS thinker and former leader of the political party Bharatiya Jana Sangh, the forerunner of Bharatiya Janata Party. He became president of the Jana Sangh in December 1967. He contested the Lok Sabha election and lost. He was killed in a train theft incident and was found dead on 11 February 1968 on a railway track near Mughalsarai Junction railway station.


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