Politics JP Nadda to succeed Amit Shah as BJP President Updated : May 30, 2019 07:23 AM IST Nadda is expected to work closely with Shah even after the latter demits office for the election whirligig simply doesn't end. Nadda is known as a master strategist in his party. The party had given him charge of Uttar Pradesh in the recently concluded hustings. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.