In a big boost to the ruling-BJP ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, the National People’s party unit of Arunachal Pradesh has resolved to extend its support to BJP candidate Tapir Gao, who is contesting from Arunachal East constituency.

Although the NPP has not fielded any candidate from Arunachal East, they will be supporting the BJP candidate.

The NPP has also resolved to support BJP candidates from assembly constituencies under Arunachal East where the party has not put up candidates.