Satti gets second term as Himachal BJP chief


Shimla : Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) Himachal Pradesh unit chief Satpal Satti was Friday re-elected to the post for a second term, the party said.

Satti, a three-time legislator, has been given another term, said a party spokesman, adding the decision was taken after consulting senior state leaders.

Satti’s name was proposed by former chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal, he added.

The BJP faced a humiliating defeat in the recent state assembly elections.