Ahmedabad: Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday ‘whole heartedly’ welcomed LK Advani's decision of withdrawing his resignation from all the party posts, saying he knew the veteran leader will not disappoint party workers.

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"I had said on Monday that Advani ji will not disappoint lakhs of Karyakartas (workers). Today, I whole heartedly welcome his decision," Modi tweeted within minutes of the announcement by party Chief Rajnath Singh that Advani had accepted BJP Parliamentary Board's decision.

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A day after Modi was appointed to head the BJP's campaign committee for 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Advani had resigned from key party posts; the National Executive, Election
Committee and Parliamentary Board; plunging the party into a crisis.
    
Modi had also spoken to Advani on Monday and urged him to reconsider his decision.

(JPN/Agencies)

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