Rajnath Singh


Supporters greet newly-elected main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party... News PhotoBharatiya Janata Party,Competition,Conflict,Election,Greeting,Horizontal,India,New Delhi,Opposition Party,Political Party,Politics,President,Rajnath Singh,SupporterPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPSupporters greet newly-elected main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh (C) during an election in New Delhi on January 23, 2013. BJP elected a new leader on Wednesday after the scandal-tainted incumbent resigned abruptly following a corruption scandal just over a year before national elections. Nitin Gadkari, president of the Hindu nationalist BJP since 2009, stepped down late on Tuesday over a probe into alleged misuse of funds for irrigation work in the western state of Maharashtra. AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)