BJP releases party manifesto, "Sankalp Patra" makes 75 promise
Monday, 08 April 2019 17:52 Published in India

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Lok Sabha Elections 2019: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) released its manifesto for the Lok Sabha polls today in New Delhi, ahead of the General Elextions which are scheduled to begin from April 11. Top party leaders, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and its chief Amit Shah, were present at the launch of the manifesto, described by the BJP as its "sankalp patra". The "sankalp patra" or document of promises, that was presented by the Home Minister Rajnath Singh, has been crafted on the theme of a "Sankalpit Bharat - Shashakt Bharat" or "determined India, empowered India".

Addressing the gathering, during the release of the BJP’s manifesto for the Lok Sabha elections, Amit Shah said that India reached greater heights under the prime minister Modi.“The BJP manifesto to make 75 promises for 2022 to mark 75 years of India’s independence,” said Amit Shah. Shah added that the BJP government has set an example of how a government should function.

Rajnath Singh claimed that the manifesto has objective for building 'New India'. While speaking on nation's security, he said, 'We'll show zero tolerance to terrorism, it will continue till terror is not eliminated completely.'  One nation one election is also part of party manifesto.


1. Nation First
2. Agriculture and Farmer Welfare - Doubling farmers income
3. India as the World's 3rd Largest Economy
4. Infrastructure - Foundation of New India
5. Healthy India - Determined India
6. Good Governance
7. Yuva Bharat - Tomoorrow's India
8. Education for all
9. Women empowerment
10. Inclusive Development
11. Cultural Heritage
12. Foreign Policy

> BJP promised 25 crore lakh investment in agriculture sector
> BJP promises to give Rs 6000 yearly income support to all farmers, under Kisan Samman Nidhi
> BJP to give pension facility to small and marginal farmers after 60 years of age
> To provide short-term new agriculture loans up to Rs. 1 lakh at a 0% interest rate for 1-5 years on the condition of prompt repayment of the principal amount

Rajnath said, "As far as Ram Mandir is concerned, we reiterate the promise made in the last elections. We will weigh all our option & we will try that the Ram Mandir be built as soon as possible in a harmonious environment."
  • Input: IANS

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