DIPHU, March 22: Karbi Anglong District Kisan and Khet Mazdoor Congress assistant secretary Dilip Thapa has resigned from the post and also from the primary membership of Congress. Thapa will join the BJP shortly.
Citing the reason for leaving the party, he said that he was dissatisfied with the leadership of KADCC president Kharsing Engti.
Thapa has held various posts in the Congress including president of Dhansiri Mandal Congress Committee and the president of Lumbajong Mandal Congress Committee. He was also the chairman of the Village Development Committee, Dhansiri from 2011 to 2013.