New political party forms in BTAD
KOKRAJHAR: A new political outfit was floated in Bodoland Territorial Areas District (BTAD) at a convention held at Pathshala in Baksa district on Sunday.
The newly floated political party has been named as Gana Suraksha Party (GSP) headed by Kokrajhar Lok Sabha MP Naba Kumar Sarania.
The party has appointed ten executive members.
In the meeting, BTAD army was also formed to work to the extensive services amongst all sections of the society.
Sarania said that the newly floated political party will work for all round development of the region.
He said that the party is planning to put candidature in all 35 seats in the upcoming BTC elections next year.
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