Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha

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Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha
PresidentPoonam Mahajan
Founded1978
Headquarters6-A, Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Marg, Mata Sundari Railway Colony, Mandi House, New Delhi 110002
Ideology
Mother partyBharatiya Janata Party
WebsiteYuva Morcha

The Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) (translation: Indian People's Youth Front) is the youth wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). It is the largest youth political organisation in the world in terms of primary membership.[citation needed]Poonam Mahajan, Member of Parliament from Mumbai North Central Lok Sabha is the current president of BJYM. It was founded in 1978, and its first national president was Kalraj Mishra.

BJYM has been the frontal organisation for BJP since its inception and now playing a major role in taking Narendra Modi Government's policies to the grassroots level.[1]

Organisation[edit]

Present youth president Najafgarh Ashish Rana BJYM has organizational structure similar to that of BJP. The highest authority in the BJYM is the National President. Poonam Mahajan is the president of BJYM since 2016[2] Many prominent leaders such as Kalraj Mishra, Pramod Mahajan, Rajnath Singh, Jagat Prakash Nadda, Uma Bharti, Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Dharmendra Pradhan and Anurag Thakur has served as national presidents of BJYM in the past.[3]

The National Body of BJYM consists of BJYM President, Vice Presidents, General Secretaries, Secretaries, Social Media & IT Incharges and National Executives Members.[4]

Campaigns[edit]

Khelo Bharat[5]

Millennium मतदाता[6]

Vijay Lakshya 2019[7]

List of previous presidents[edit]

Years Name
1978–1980 Kalraj Mishra
1980–1986 Satya Deo Singh
1986–1988 Pramod Mahajan
1988–1990 Rajnath Singh
1990–1994 Jagat Prakash Nadda
1994–1997 Uma Bharti
1997–2000 Ramashish Rai
2000–2002 Shivraj Singh Chouhan
2002–2005 G. Kishan Reddy
2005–2007 Dharmendra Pradhan
2007–2010 Amit Thaker Amit Thaker
2010–2016 Anurag Thakur
2016–present Poonam Mahajan

References[edit]

  1. ^ "No competition to Narendra Modi as PM: Arun Jaitley tells Yuva Morcha members". The Economic Times. 15 December 2018. Retrieved 29 May 2019.
  2. ^ "Poonam Mahajan replaces Anurag Thakur as new BJYM President". The Economic Times. 15 December 2016. Retrieved 29 May 2019.
  3. ^ "About Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha | BJYM". bjym.org. Retrieved 29 May 2019.
  4. ^ "National Executive Member | BJYM". bjym.org. Retrieved 29 May 2019.
  5. ^ "Khelo Bharat | BJYM". bjym.org. Retrieved 29 May 2019.
  6. ^ January 25, P. T. I.; January 25, 2018UPDATED:; Ist, 2018 21:20. "BJYM drive to connect with millennium voters". India Today. Retrieved 29 May 2019.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
  7. ^ "BJP youth wing plans drive for 'NaMo 2019'". Hindustan Times. 19 December 2018. Retrieved 29 May 2019.

Present Najafgarh youth President Ashish Rana