Mrs. Poonam Mahajan is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party which is currently in power in India. During the discussion, Mrs. Mahajan will elaborate on the current administration’s priorities and goals for the near future. She will also discuss her key areas of interest including the development of Mumbai city and development programs for women and children. There will be a thirty-minute question and answer session following her keynote address. Light refreshments will be served.
Mrs. Mahajan is the youngest woman National Secretary of the Bharatiya Janata Party. She defeated her two-time incumbent rival after she mobilized the youth vote in her district by registering new voters via a mobile app she helped create. She has led the district of Mumbai North Central since May 2014.