Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on 6 April, congratulated all the party workers of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on the party's foundation day. It was on this day in 1980 that the BJP was formed as a separate party.
In a series of tweets, PM Modi saluted the party workers for their dedication and hard work.
Guided by love for India & determined to take India to new heights of progress, generations of Karyakartas devoted their lives to the Party.- Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) April 6, 2016
From Kashmir to Kanyakumari, Kutch to Arunachal Pradesh, people have reposed faith in BJP & see BJP as a party to fulfil their dreams.- Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) April 6, 2016
My good wishes to all BJP Karyakartas as they continue their selfless journey of catering to aspirations of people & serving society.- Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) April 6, 2016
State party units will organise functions to mark the occasion and BJP president Amit Shah will address a gathering in New Delhi.
The Gujarat BJP plans to mark the day with a 'Bharat Mata Gaurav Kooch' at 18 places across the state.
- With agency inputs