Imphal: Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president Govindas Konthoujam resigned from his post on Tuesday (July 20). At least 8 Congress MLAs will join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today, sources said.
This comes months ahead of the Manipur assembly polls. The assembly elections are slated to take place next year in the state, where Chief Minister Biren Singh will fight to retain power.
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