Assam Jatiya Parishad, led by former leaders of All Assam College students’ Union or AASU that spearheaded anti-Citizenship Modification Act protests in Assam and Raijor Dal, shaped by the supporters of anti-CAA activist Akhil Gogoi – who’s in jail for over a year on sedition cost – have determined to contest the meeting polls collectively.
AJP president Lurin Jyoti Gogoi mentioned, “AJP and Raijor Dal will struggle the nationwide events and their allies within the State collectively within the upcoming polls.”
The 2 regional events, born as an final result of the anti-CAA protests, have clarified that they won’t enter the Congress-led Grand Alliance within the state.
With the announcement of the alliance between AJP and Raijor Dal, the Assam meeting elections are all set to be a three-front battle.
Lurin Jyoti Gogoi on Thursday met Akhil Gogoi at Guwahati Medical Faculty to investigate about his well being, the place the activist was introduced from jail for well being check-up.
“That is the primary time I met Akhil Gogoi formally after we turned Presidents of our respective events. Now we have mentioned all in particulars and determined that each one regional forces ought to come collectively to struggle the BJP out of Assam,” mentioned Lurin Jyoti Gogoi.
The AJP President has downplayed the three-front contest claims, saying that “the competition will fairly be a two-front affair – regional events vs nationwide events”.
AJP normal secretary Jagadish Bhuyan mentioned, “We is not going to enable the division of votes in any case. All regional forces should unite to make sure that.”
Whereas the BJP and its allies just like the AGP and UPPL shall be on one facet, the Congress-led Grand Alliance comprising of AIUDF and 4 different events shall be on the opposite facet.