Former Congress leader Jury Sharma Bordoloi, who recently quit the party, joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on July 2.
Bordoloi, along with 50 former members of the Congress, joined the saffron party at the party’s state headquarters in Guwahati.
Former president of the Guwahati city district Congress and a former national office-bearer of the Mahila Congress, Jury Sharma Bordoloi, joined the BJP in the presence of the party’s state committee president, Bhabesh Kalita.
Bordoloi had said that Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has no acceptability among the masses.
“Deeply obliged for the warm welcome by @BJP4Assam to their party in the presence of state president Sri @Bhabesh_KalitaR and other senior leaders of the party. I hope and pledge to be of service to this great party and the nation. Bharat Mata ki Jai!” Bordoloi tweeted after joining the BJP.