New Delhi: According to sources, BJP National President Amit Shah will step down from his post and the working president J P Nadda will take over on February 19.
The development comes ahead of Bihar and Delhi state assembly polls this year.
The BJP had earlier stated that Shah will step down from the post in December, but the election for the president post was postponed.
J P Nadda is also a 3-time MLA (1993-98, 1998-2003 and 2007-2012) in the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly. PM Modi has lauded Nadda’s genial and friendly nature which has gained him popularity among all BJP leaders.