News Nation Logo

Former Mizoram IGP LT Hrangchal joins Congress, may contest elections

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Subhayan Chakraborty | Updated on: 09 Oct 2018, 04:16:55 PM
Former Mizoram IGP LT Hrangchal joins Congress, may contest elections (Photo: Twitter)

Former Mizoram IGP LT Hrangchal joins Congress, may contest elections (Photo: Twitter)

New Delhi:

Former Inspector General of Police (IGP) LT Hrangchal has joined the ruling Congress in Mizoram and will contest the upcoming state Assembly elections scheduled November 28, party sources said.

The Mizoram Pradesh Congress Committee said that Hrangchal may contest from Chalfilh seat and is likely to be pitted against Lalrinliana Sailo.

ALSO READ: Hyundai Santro to make comeback later on October in India

Sailo left the Congress and joined the Mizo National Front (MNF) recently.

Chalfilh seat is at present represented by Dr H Ngurdingliana of the Congress.

Meanwhile, the Bharatiya Janata Party is planning to go it alone in the state elections, according to party sources.

For all the Latest Assembly Elections News, Mizoram Election News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps.

First Published : 09 Oct 2018, 01:10:54 PM