Congratulating Shri Faldu on the occasion, Shri Narendra Modi Tweeted, “Congratulations to Shri RC Faldu on being re-elected Guj BJP President. Under his leadership the Party will continue to scale newer heights.”
On the morning of 2nd April 2013 Shri Faldu filed his nomination papers for the post of President at the Gujarat BJP Headquarters in Ahmedabad. Rajya Sabha MP Shri Parshottam Rupala was present on the occasion.
Shri Faldu has served the party for many years in various capacities and has contributed immensely to its growth in Gujarat. Previously, he served as MLA from Jamnagar District. Last year, he successfully led the Kisan Hit Yatra where he interacted closely with farmers and explained the anti-farmer policies of the Congress-led UPA Government. The Yatra received a phenomenal response across Gujarat and from the farmers.
Several other BJP leaders congratulated Shri Faldu. BJP MP Shri CR Patil Tweeted, “Congratulations to Hon’ble Shri RC Faldu for being the (Gujarat) BJP President…we are with you for providing service to the nation.” BJP MLA Shri Pankajbhai Desai Tweeted, “Congratulations to Shri RC Faldu Ji.” MLA Smt. Varshaben Doshi shared on Twitter, “Shri RC Faldu repeated as Gujarat BJP President.”