BJP Founded in 1980, the Bharatiya Janata Party was a reinvention of the Bharatiya Jana Sangh, the political wing of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh. The BJS, formed in 1951 by S.P. Mookerjee, had set up itself as a right-wing Hindu nationalist party. During the 1975, this political outfit was dissolved and reintroduced as the BJP. The