Guwahati, November 12, 2018:
Former media advisor to three-time former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi and general secretary of Assam Pradesh Congress Committee, Bichitra Choudhury, joined the BJP on Sunday.
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The event took place in the presence of BJP’s state president Ranjeet Kumar Dass.
Choudhury said he did not join the party with a hope to become an MLA or a minister. He said he was impressed with the BJP’s ideologies.
Meanwhile, Kiswar Ara Laskar, Silchar’s Block Congress vice-president, submitted her resignation on Saturday evening. She is likely to contest the upcoming panchayat elections as an Assam Gana Parishad (AGP) candidate.