Former MP and BJP leader Satya Pal Jain has been nominated as a member of the national executive committee of the Bharatiya Janata Party for the 5th term consecutively. His name was included in the list of the members of the party's national executive committee released by Rajnath Singh, national president of the BJP in New Delhi, on Sunday.
Jain has been the in-charge of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh units of the BJP. He has also been the in-charge of the legal cell of the BJP for six years. He was elected to Lok Sabha from Chandigarh in 1996 and 1998, defeating Pawan Bansal, railway minister.