Congress MP Sanjay Singh quits party and Rajya Sabha seat to join BJP

Congress MP Sanjay Singh resigned as Member of Parliament from the Rajya Sabha and the Congress party in order to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday.

Sanjay Singh says he is leaving Congress because leadership is zero in Congress. He said, “I have resigned from the Congress, as well as Rajya Sabha. Will join the BJP tomorrow [Wednesday]. I am supporting Modi because sabka saath sabka vikas.”

His wife Amrita Singh has also quit the Congress. She was chairperson all India Professional Congress in UP.

Singh, who has been in the BJP earlier and was elected to Lok Sabha on its ticket in 90s. He has influence in Uttar Pradesh’s Amethi region.

He contested the recent Lok Sabha election from Sultanpur against BJP’s Maneka Gandhi.

Source : Various

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