Chandigarh, July 19, 2013: Mr. Satya Pal Jain, Ex City BJP MP and a noted constitutional lawyer, has been nominated as the Chairman of the BJP’s National Committee on Legal Affairs and Election Commission by Sh. Raj Nath Singh, National President of the BJP, for the coming 2014 Lok Sabha Election.
This Committee will comprehensively deal with all the legal issues and help the party to effectively formulate its stand on all legal issues, as well as the matters relating to Election Commission of India for the Lok Sabha Election 2014. The Committee will deal with all such issues in all the parliamentary constitutions throughout the India.
Earlier, Sh. Jain has been the All India Incharge of the Legal Cell of the party for about 10 years. A noted constitutional lawyer, Mr. Jain has represented the party in various legal battles like the Liberhan Commission, Karnataka Defection case, HJC defection case etc. etc. He was the Election Agent of Sh. P.A. Sangma in the last Presidential Election and that of Sh. B.S. Sekhawat and Smt. Nezma Heptullala in the earlier Presidential and Vice Presidential Elections. He has also been representing various senior leaders of the party, including Sh. L.K. Advani, Smt. Sushma Swaraj, Sh. Shanta Kumar, Sh. M. Venkaiah Naidu, Sh. Navjot Singh Sidhu, Sh. Prem Kumar Dhumal, in various courts.
Sh. Davesh Moudgil MC said that all the workers of BJP Chandigarh are feeling honoured by the nomination of Sh. Jain as the Chairman of this high power Committee of the party and are grateful to the party high command for that.