Taking forward Mission Jharkhand, Janata Dal United (JDU) on Tuesday nominated former Jharkhand MLA Khiru Mahto as the state unit president of Jharkhand JDU. On the other hand, Gulab Mahto has been appointed as the vice-president and party's national general secretary Praveen Kumar Singh as in-charge of Jharkhand. JDU National President Rajiv Ranjan Singh alias Lalan Singh gave this information in a press conference held at the party's national office in Delhi. The post holders fixed for Jharkhand including Khiru Mahto were also present on the occasion.
Expansion of the party in different states of the country
The National President of JDU said that work is being done not only in Bihar but also in different states for the expansion of the party's organization. Recently, it was discussed in the National Council and National Executive of the party that the party should be expanded in different states of the country. Work is being done in different states only under the expansion plan. Recently he visited Jammu and Kashmir in this sequence. The party has reconstituted the North-East Executive Council for the North-Eastern States. Similarly, today the state president, vice-president and in-charge were appointed to strengthen the organization in Jharkhand.
Trying to contest elections only by being a part of NDA alliance
The National President of JDU said that Gulab Mahto has been given the responsibility of organizing the displaced people in Jharkhand. In the coming times, in the states where assembly elections are to be held, the party's first attempt is to contest elections only as a part of the NDA alliance. But if this is not possible, then the party is ready to enter the election field on its own. The party will fight elections in UP and Manipur with full vigor.