There was suspense for the post of Chief Minister in Chhattisgarh. Names of many people were coming forward, but Vishnu Dev Sai’s name has been approved in the legislative party meeting.
The suspense over the name of the Chief Minister in Chhattisgarh has ended. Vishnu Dev Sai has been elected as the new Chief Minister of the state. An important meeting of 54 newly elected MLAs of the Bharatiya Janata Party was held on Sunday at the BJP office in Raipur to elect the leader of the legislative party.
The name of Vishnu Dev Sai was approved in the meeting. After the name Vishnu Dev Sai was finalized, his fans celebrated. Leaders, including workers, were seen dancing to the tune of the drum.
BJP workers celebrated outside the Kushabhau Thackeray complex by bursting firecrackers with musical instruments. Vishnu Dev Sai will be the first tribal Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh. Although former CM Ajit Jogi is said to be the first tribal CM of the state, his case related to it is pending in the court.
Will also become Deputy CM in Chhattisgarh
Former CM Dr. Raman Singh also attended the legislative party meeting. Raman Singh was number one as a strong contender in the CM race. Before attending the legislative party meeting, Raman Singh said he would also become Chhattisgarh’s Deputy CM.
It has become clear from his statement that the Deputy CM will also be announced along with the announcement of the Chief Minister in the state. Leaders associated with the party say that former Chief Minister Raman Singh had proposed the name of Vishnudev Sai for the post of Chief Minister.
At the same time, party state president Arun Sao and senior leader Brijmohan Aggarwal supported him. It is also being told that during the legislative party meeting, Raman Singh received a call and went out and spoke. There are speculations that this call came from Delhi.
Renuka Singh was in the discussion
Renuka Singh’s name was also included in the race for the post of CM. Renuka Singh is the Union Minister of State in the Government of India.
Renuka Singh has reached the assembly after winning the election from the Bharatpur Sonhat seat of the state. Renuka Singh has defeated Congress’s sitting MLA, Gulab Kamran. Her name was also in the race for the post of CM because Renuka Singh is a big face of tribal women MLA in Chhattisgarh. Along with this, Prime Minister Narendra Modi also focuses on women empowerment.
Ishwar Sahu’s name also came up.
The name of Ishwar Sahu, who defeated seven-time MLA and minister Ravindra Choubey, was also coming up for the post of CM. He had also reached the BJP office to attend the legislative party meeting. After reaching the Kushabhau Thackeray campus, he said it was a matter of great happiness that the Bharatiya Janata Party had come to power in Chhattisgarh. Regarding the CM’s face, he said this organization would decide.
Vishnu Dev Sai is a big leader of tribal society
Vishnu Dev Sai is considered a big leader of the tribal society. Vishnudev Sai is a big name because he has been MP four times, MLA twice, Union Minister of State, and State President twice. Along with this, he also has a lot of experience working in the organization.
He also won the Kunkuri seat in the assembly elections in 2023. Even after being removed from the post of State President, he remained continuously associated with the party.
Started political journey in 1989
He started his political journey in 1989. At first, he was a village Panch. Were associated with the Sangh. In 1990, the Bharatiya Janata Party expressed confidence in him and gave him the MLA ticket from the Tapkara assembly constituency, which he won.
After this, he was elected MP from Raigarh Lok Sabha constituency for three consecutive terms. He has been MP for three consecutive terms from 1999 to 2014. That is why Vishnudev Sai is considered a big face of the tribal society.