DIPHU, Jan 12: While congratulating the two winning candidates in the recently-concluded town committee elections in Karbi Anglong, Autonomous State Demand Committee (ASDC) on Saturday said this year’s election was a fight between democracy and money power of BJP-Congress combine.
“This year the town committee election was a fight between democracy and money power of BJP-Congress combine. Both Congress and BJP are two sides of the same coin. Therefore the movement for Autonomous State under Article 244(A) of the Constitution of India will continue with a new vigour and spirit,” the ASDC said in a press release here.
The ASDC has expressed its gratitude to the people who have voted for the party candidates in the elections.
“A good number of people have rejected the lure of money and other tantalizing tricks employed by the ruling BJP party. Inspite of all these two ASDC candidates came out successfully defeating the vulgar display of money by the ruling party,” the release said.
“The ASDC congratulated two victorious ASDC candidates and thanked them for putting up a brave show. In fact the ASDC has only loss the battle and not the war,” the release added.