GUWAHATI- Former Chief of Assam Pradesh Congress Committee ( APCC) Ripun Bora on Sunday resigned from the party and joined the Trinamool Congress (TMC) in the presence of TMC MP and Mamata Banerjee’s nephew Abhishek Banerjee.
In his resignation letter Ripun Bora said, “Instead of fighting against BJP, a section of senior post leaders of Assam Congress have been maintaining secret understanding with BJP government mainly with the Chief Minister.”
From today I have started my new political journey! pic.twitter.com/pGWfycwI4D
— Ripun Bora (@ripunbora) April 17, 2022
Welcoming Bora, Trinamool Congress said, “Today, @ripunbora joined our @AITCofficial family. He comes with a broad range of experience in serving people as the former Minister of Panchayat & Rural development, former Minister of Education, former Rajya Sabha MP and former President of Assam Pradesh Congress Committee!”
“Extending a very warm welcome to @ripunbora, a stalwart and skilled politician, who joined the @AITCofficial family today. We are extremely pleased to have you onboard and look forward to working together for the well-being of our people,” Abhishek Banerjee said