Prominent BJP leader joins Congress

Port Blair
15 Feb 2019

In a major political development on Friday, senior most leader and trade union leader of Bharatiya Janata Party, Ex-General Secretary (Organisation), Ex Vice President and BMS President, Mr Girish Raju along with his supporters joined Congress Party recording his faith in the leadership of the President, AICC, Mr Rahul Gandhi and PCC President, Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma. After joining the party, Mr Raju stated the reasons as to why he has left BJP and joined INC. He has recorded his praise for many leaders of the Congress Party with a special mention for Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma. According to Mr Raju, Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma is a visionary man with leadership quality and having specific mission for inclusive development of these Islands which makes him an admiring personality in State Political arena. On his joining, the senior leaders  of the party viz Smti Shanta Laxman Singh, Vice President, Senior spokesperson, Mr K Ganeshan, ZP Member, Ms Maryam Bibi, Mr Gyan Prakash Sharma, GS, INTUC, Mr Hamid Ali, Smt Zubaida Begum, Smt Pushpanjali Raju, Sana Rao  expressed that his  entry to Congress Party will strengthen the Party. Welcoming Mr Girish Raju, the PCC President, Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma recorded his pleasure of having a sincere and hardworking leader like him in the party.