K V Singhdeo, Giridhara Gamang Inducted Into BJP’s National Executive

**New Delhi/Bhubaneswar:** Former Odisha Chief Minister and veteran tribal leader Giridhara Gamang and former State BJP president K V Singhdeo were inducted into the Saffron party’s National Executive on Saturday.

The BJP announced it in New Delhi, just a day before it meets for a two-day session in Allhabad.

The saffron party brought several veteran leaders including some new faces into its key body to strengthen the party across India.

Party sources said these leaders were inducted keeping in mind their “stature”, the need to the strengthen party in states like Odisha and to make the body more representative.

In another development , former Union minister and veteran Congress leader Kamakhya Prasad Singh Deo denied reports of him joining BJP.

The Congress heavyweight said there is no truth in such reports as I have no such plans.