MLA Sushant Borgohain resigns, Another big setback for Congress in Assam.
After the defeat of the Congress in the Assam Assembly elections, there has been another major setback.
Two-time Congress MLA Sushant Borgohain, who was going to the polls from the Thaura assembly seat in Jorhat district, on Friday resigned from the primary membership of the party.
State Congress Committee (APCC) general secretary Apoorva Kumar Bhattacharjee on Saturday accepted the resignation of MLA Sushant Borgohain.
Sushant Borgohain’s resignation was accepted.
The Congress’s Thaura MLA from Jorhat district, Sushant Borgohain, on Friday resigned from the primary membership of the Congress party in response to a show-cause notice.
Assam Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) general secretary Apoorva Kumar Bhattacharjee on Saturday accepted the resignation of Thaura MLA Sushant Borgohain.
MLA Sushant Borgohain resigns: What Assam Congress chief Bhupen Bora said.
Political debate has started regarding the resignation of Sushant Borgohain. Recently appointed BJP state unit chief Bhavesh had told that ‘Borgohain has been in touch with us for some time now.
He will officially join our party at an event on August 1.” On Friday, Thaura MLA Sushant Borgohain submitted his resignation to party president Bhupen Bora via e-mail.
Assam Congress chief Bhupen Bora told the news agency on Saturday that “Borgohain was served a show-cause notice, in response to which he resigned from the primary membership.”
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Borgohain is said to have resigned from Congress as he is about to join the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in August.
On Friday, Sushant Borgohain sent his resignation to party president Bhupen Bora via e-mail.
To which Bhupen Bora told that, ‘In his letter, Borgohain appreciated the opportunities given to him by the Congress, but said that due to some recent developments, he would not be able to continue anymore.’