Imphal: Many politicians including members of different political parties are continuing to join BJP after knowing the work carried by the party in the state, Manipur BJP president A. Sharda Devi said as 20 Congress members joined BJP on Tuesday.
The 20 Congress members included former president, executive members, former Indian National Congress (INC) candidate, chief agent and deputy chief agent of Chingai Assembly Constituency who resigned from INC.
Speaking at the felicitation programme held at the state BJP office located at Nityaipat Chuthek, Imphal, Sharda said the slogan of “Congress Mukt Bharat” has been affecting in the state under the slogan “Congress Mukt Manipur”.
Since India’s independence there had been more Congress government in Manipur. In the last four and half years BJP led government has been bringing more development in the state as compared with the development brought by Congress government, she added.
With the coming of BJP led government in the state law and order situation has improved and people of both hills and valleys are able to witness development, Sharda said.
BJP government will remain in the state, she added.
People of Chingai should supports and elect BJP candidate in order to take part while governing the state, she said.
Former president, Block Congress Committee, Chingai, Israel Zimik said after seeing the development brought by Biren led government in Manipur irrespective of hills and valleys, they decided to join BJP.
He assured that people of Chingai Assembly Constituency will support BJP intending candidate Ningam Chamroy for the upcoming state Assembly election.