Some workers of Assam Mahila Congress (AMC) joined the BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party) in Guwahati on Tuesday. The Congress labourers who joined the saffron party included – Ranjita Das. Nilakshi Medhi, Dr Nilakshi Sarma, Sumitra Das, Anuradha Das Ghosh and numerous others.
Inviting the new individuals to the gathering, State BJP president Ranjeet Kumar Dass stated, "There are contrasts among Congress and BJP. For us, the country is first. We continue saying – country first, the gathering straightaway, you will be the last. In any case, for Congress, the individual is most important, at that point party. The country is last for them."