Reports of leadership change baseless: Naidu

Last Updated: Sunday, August 30, 2009 - 14:23

Zeenews Bureau

New Delhi: Senior BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday termed as baseless the reports of a planned change in top leadership of the party, saying LK Advani will continue to remain the Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha.

Naidu further said the party will take its own decisions regarding its future.

Naidu’s remarks came after senior RSS leader Madandas Devi expressed hope that the BJP will come out stronger from the current crisis. He also made it clear that at the RSS would not interfere in the BJP’s decision-making.

Devi made the remarks at a short press conference following a breakfast meeting with senior BJP leader LK Advani at the latter’s residence. RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat was also present at the meeting.

“BJP has assured the Sangh that they will stand united and solve all problems,” Devi told reporters.



First Published: Sunday, August 30, 2009 - 14:23

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