BJP National Executive Meet: PM Narendra Modi says BJP firmly supports transparency in political funding

07 January 2017, 06:29 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Pic: PTI)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Pic: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday chaired the Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) National Executive meeting. Union Minister for Law and Justice Ravi Shankar Prasad addressed media after the meeting and revealed what PM Narendra Modi said in the meeting.

Prasad said that PM Modi observed very significantly that “we need to make our political process more transparent.” He particularly spoke about political funding, said Prasad.

PM Modi saluted inner strength of poor who responded to his appeal, inspite of some difficulties, voluntarily supported demonetisation, said Prasad.

The next BJP National Executive meeting is scheduled to take place on April 15th and 16th.

Here is what all PM Modi said in the meeting:

#Transparency in political funding is what BJP firmly supports

#Criticism is always welcomed, we should not be afraid of criticism

#Some people worry about lifestyle but our priority is to make quality of life better for the poor & underprivileged

#Determination to fight against the ills comes from the inner strength of the society

#Action will be taken against those holding benami property

#Don't pressurise for tickets to relatives in elections

#Those who stand in queues to withdraw are well aware of the fact that this is in nation's interest

First Published: Saturday, January 07, 2017 05:31 PM
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