decision to send to Kashmir overnight
A senior BJP leader made it was decided by Modi and Shah to make Sinha the vice-president of BJP after losing the 2019 elections But in the meantime the political developments in Jammu and Kashmir changed rapidly and it was thought why not Sinha should be sent to Kashmir. He also had administrative and long political experience.
The era of becoming the CM of UP in 2017
Manoj Sinha was the most talked about BJP in 2017 when the BJP got a thumping majority in UP. For a time it was believed that the next CM of UP would be Manoj Sinha. A BJP leader told that if Sinha had not lost the elections in 2019, he would have been among the top-5 ministers at the Centre. Manoj Sinha has an engineering degree from BHU. Sinha loves Kishore Kumar’s song.