8 Manipur Congress leaders quit; likely to join BJP today


GUWAHATI: Eight senior Manipur Congress leaders have resigned from their posts ahead of the Manipur Assembly Elections.

Also, State Congress president Govindas Konthoujam has also resigned. He was appointed chief of the Manipur unit in December 2020.

According to sources, at least eight Congress MLAs are likely to join Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) on Tuesday.

ANI Tweeted, “Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president Govindas Konthoujam has resigned from his post. At least 8 Congress MLAs will join the BJP today: Sources.”