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KMSS ups ante on BJP MLA

BJP legislator Prasanta Phukan mires in controversy over an alleged deal with Congress in the recent Rajya Sabha polls.

KMSS activists in large number staged dharna in front of his residence in Dibrugarh on Sunday alleging that he struck a deal with the ruling party to ensure smooth sailing of all the three Congress and BPF candidates on Friday.

Protestors told Assam Times that Phukan, a close associate of education minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma intentionally got his ballot paper cancelled to ensure the defeat of Haidor Hussain.

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