Imphal: Manipur Congress has refuted the allegation made by former MLA S. Subhachandra against state Congress that he had submit his resignation from BJP primary membership and as MLA under the pressure of state Congress.
Subhachandra had already announced for the resignation to media in an earlier press conference, vice-president of state Congress, Kh. Ratankumar said during a press conference held at its party office, here on Sunday.
Subhachandra was elected from Naoriya Pakhanglakpa Assembly Constituency on BJP ticket.
In one local news publication of Sunday and in various platforms of social media he mentioned that he had submitted his resignation letter from the primary membership of BJP and as MLA of Naoriya Pakhanglakpa under the pressure of Congress. The information he gave to the media on Sunday publication is baseless but he himself announced in a press conference held on June 17 about his resignation, Ratankumar said.
In the publication it is also mentioned that Subhachandra will move an appeal to the High Court of Manipur to withdraw the resignation order issued by secretary, Manipur Legislative Assembly on June 18, he added.
The matter has reached the High Court of Manipur and the decision will be taken by the court. But it is self-evident that Subhachandra himself made the announcement to the media on his resignation from primary membership of BJP and beingan MLA, he added.