Bhubaneswar: Several former Congress leaders on Wednesday returned to the party in Odisha.
They joined the Odisha Congress during the Maha Mishran Parva held at Congress Bhawan here.
Many former party leaders including Kartikeswar Patra, Arya Kumar Gyanendra, Ashok Samal and Haladhar Karjee rejoined Congress Party.
Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) president Niranjan Patnaik, AICC Odisha in-charge Bhanwar Jitendra Singh and several other senior leaders were present on the occasion.
Joining of Odisha Trinamool Congress President alongwith other office bearers of state unit today at OPCC…Entire TMC party joined congress here in Bhubaneswar Odisha…
Thousand others from BJD and BJP joined Congress in front of us.#Odisha pic.twitter.com/0r4adGEzVn
— Jitendra Singh (@JitendraINC) June 6, 2018