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Dissidence drama shifts to Delhi

  Both anti and pro Tarun Gogoi leaders are camping in New Delhi to end the dissidence within the Congress Legislature party.

Senior minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma, who has been sprear heading the dissidence against Tarun Gogoi as chief minister arrived in the capital to call on Sonia Gandhi.

Senior MLAs Abdul Muhim Mazumdar and Sarat Borkotoky, who are dead opposed to Gogoi as chief minister are scheduled to call on AICC leaders on Monday.

 On the other hand, pro Tarun Gogoi leader Anjan Dutta is waiting to meet the AICC president on Monday. Dutta has already met AICC leader Dr C P Joshi whom he told that Gogoi should be retained in the top job till 2016 assembly polls.

Notably, AICC leaders summoned him to New Delhi to discuss the issue along with dissident camp leaders Gautom Roy and Sushmita Dev. //

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