Bhubaneswar: Senior leader Subash Chauhan, who left BJP after being denied ticket, joins BJD in the presence of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at Naveen Niwas. BJD president and CM Naveen assures Chouhan will be given a good position in the party.
He had quit BJP yesterday expressing his displeasure over denial of Lok Sabha ticket from Bargarh. He denied contesting the upcoming polls this year.
Talking to the media, Chauhan said that he is inspired by the ideologies of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and his joining the ruling party is purely ‘unconditional’.Chauhan severed his 30-year-long link with the saffron party and resigned from its primary membership after being denied party ticket from Bargarh Lok Sabha seat.