Mangal Pandey appointed BJP in-charge for Himachal Pradesh

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

New Delhi [India], May 7 (ANI): Mangal Pandey has been appointed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in-charge for Himachal Pradesh. Pandey replaced Shrikant Sharma, who was appointed as the power minister in Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh cabinet. Pandey was formerly the president of Bihar BJP unit. The Assembly elections are scheduled to be held in Himachal Pradesh later this year. (ANI)