Former Congress MLA Rupjyoti Kurmi has formally joined Bhartiya Janata Party today in the presence of CM Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma at Gerukamukh in Dhemaji district.
The 4-time MLA has recently quit Indian National Congress citing the various inner problems of the party and criticized the organizational functioning of the state unit of the party.
Welcoming Kurmi to BJP, Assam CM said that his joining will for sure strengthen the party. Wishing him best wishes for the future endeavor Dr. Sarma stated that Rupjyoti Kurmi has been doing great work for his Constitution over the years and now he would continue his work with greater commitment.
Education Minister Dr. Ranoj Pegu, Tea Tribes Welfare Minster Sanjay Kishan, MP Pradan Baruah, MLA and Political Secretary to the CM Jayanta Malla Baruah, MLAs Naba Kumar Doley and Manab Deka were also present in the program.