BJYM storms state Manipur BJP president office

Executive member of state BJYM, Ksh Priyobrata alleged that Ramkrishna is not eligible to be appointed as state president.

Protesting the appointment of Koijam Ramkrishna as president of state Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM), some members of the youth wing stormed the office of the state Bharatiya Janata Party president on Tuesday.

Ramkrishna was appointed as state president BJYM on August 15 under the rules for morchas and cells of the party’s constitution.

Speaking to the media on the sidelines of the protest, executive member of state BJYM, Ksh Priyobrata alleged that Ramkrishna is not eligible to be appointed as state president. He is an anti-party person and joined recently from being a member of CPI. He was expelled from Thangmeiband BJP wing in connection to an incident in the past, Priyobrata. His appointment as the state president of BJYM is not legitimate, he added.

Priyobrata further said if Ramkrishna is going to take charge as the state president of BJYM, then members and volunteers of BJYM will not cooperate under his leadership.

First Published:Sept. 1, 2020, 11:14 p.m.