MLA Sudip Roy Barman has been given a big post after joining Congress from BJP. He has been made a permanent invitee member of the Congress Working Committee.
This is the first time in the history of Tripura Congress that someone has been made an invitee member of the working committee.
State Congress President Ashish Kumar Saha has congratulated the top leadership of Sudip Barman for making him a permanent invitee member. Sudip Babu will be felicitated on Monday. It may be mentioned that Sudip Barman joined the Congress from BJP before the assembly elections.
But Congress could not come to power in this state. The Left Congress alliance failed to come to power. Sudip Barman was once the state Congress president. He was a member of the BJP cabinet for some time. After that he left BJP and joined Congress again. Sudip did Trinamool Congress for some time also.
Congress President Mallikarjun Kharge has unveiled the Congress Working Committee, comprising senior leaders such as Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh, Rahul Gandhi, AK Antony, P Chidambaram, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhary, Ambika Soni, Meera Kumar, and Digvijay Singh.
Besides, Mukul Wasnik, Tariq Anwar, members of the G-23 group including Shashi Tharoor, Manish Tiwari, and Anand Sharma are included in the Working Committee.
Moreover, Priyanka Gandhi, Abhishek Manu Singhvi, Ajay Maken, Jairam Ramesh, Jitendra Singh, Ashokrao Chavan, Kumari Selja, Sachin Pilot, Tamradhwaj Sahu, Salman Khurshid and Randeep Surjewala are included in the Working Committee.
Permanent invitees include Veerappa Moily, Pawan Kumar Bansal, Harish Rawat, Mohan Prakash, Manish Tiwari, Dipendra Hooda, Meenakshi Natarajan, Ramesh Chenninthala, K Raju, BK Hariprasad, Pratibha Singh, Sudip Roy Burman (from Tripura) and many others have been included.
Mallikarjun Kharge, the Congress President was previously part of the governing committee formed by Sonia Gandhi.
The newly announced Congress Working Committee does not not have significant changes compared to the previous committee.
The names of the special invitees include Pawan Kheda, Ganesh Godial, Pallam Raju, Parineeti Shinde, Alka Lamba, aYashomati Thakur, Supriya Shrinet, etc.